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Wairarapa Combined District Plan

The three Wairarapa District Councils (Masterton, Carterton and South Wairarapa) have prepared a Combined District Plan, under the Resource Management Act 1991. It was the first Combined District Plan in New Zealand and the first 2nd generation plan to become fully operative.

The Plan’s Two Volumes

The District Plan Text (Volume 1) and Planning Maps (Volume 2)

Volume 1: Objectives, Policies and Rules

Volume 2: Maps

Hard copies of the District Plan are available for viewing at the Council offices and public libraries.

The two volumes of the Plan can be purchased for $125.00 (incl GST). A disk of both volumes can be purchased for $30.00 (incl GST).

Further general information about District Plan’s can be found at the Ministry for the Environment website.

Please click on the links below to open the volumes of the Combined District Plan, or to install Adobe Reader.

Volume 1 - Plan Text

(All files are in PDF format requiring Adobe Reader to view – please click the link below to install if required)

INTRODUCTION
General Introduction
Plan Overview
How to use the District Plan

PART A – ENVIRONMENTAL ZONES
Rural Zone
Residential Zone
Commercial Zone
Industrial Zone

PART B – DISTRICT WIDE ISSUES
Tangata Whenua
Landscape
Historic Heritage
Indigenous Biodiversity
Freshwater Environment
Coastal Environment
Natural Hazards
Hazardous Substances
Network Utilities and Energy
Transportation
Subdivision, Land Development and Urban Growth
General Amenity Values
Subdivision Rules
District Wide Land Use Rules

PART C – CONSENT PROCESS AND GENERAL PROVISIONS
Assessment Criteria
Financial Contributions
Esplanade Reserves/Strips
Designations
Information to be Supplied with Resource Consent Applications
Definitions

PART D – APPENDICES

Appendix 1Schedule of Natural & Historic Heritage Sites
Appendix 2Hazardous Facilities
Appendix 3Schedule of Contaminated Sites
Appendix 4Schedule of Primary Industry
Appendix 5Requirements for Roads, Access, Parking, & Loading
Appendix 6Designations
Appendix 7Carterton Town Centre Design Guidelines
Appendix 8South Wairarapa Town Centres Design Guidelines
Appendix 9Greytown Villas Indicative Concept Plan
Appendix 10Jellicoe Residential Character Area Structure Plan
Appendix 11Airport Protection Plan
Appendix 12Waingawa Structure Plan
Volume 2 - Maps

MAP LEGEND

FULL MAP INDEX

MASTERTON DISTRICT MAP GRID

CARTERTON DISTRICT MAP GRID

SOUTH WAIRARAPA DISTRICT MAP GRID

Map Sheet – (select by number): 

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