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)
How to use the District Plan
PART A – ENVIRONMENTAL ZONES
PART B – DISTRICT WIDE ISSUES
Network Utilities and Energy
Subdivision, Land Development and Urban Growth
General Amenity Values
District Wide Land Use Rules
PART C – CONSENT PROCESS AND GENERAL PROVISIONS
Information to be Supplied with Resource Consent Applications
|Appendix 1||–||Schedule of Natural & Historic Heritage Sites|
|Appendix 2||–||Hazardous Facilities|
|Appendix 3||–||Schedule of Contaminated Sites|
|Appendix 4||–||Schedule of Primary Industry|
|Appendix 5||–||Requirements for Roads, Access, Parking, & Loading|
|Appendix 7||–||Carterton Town Centre Design Guidelines|
|Appendix 8||–||South Wairarapa Town Centres Design Guidelines|
|Appendix 9||–||Greytown Villas Indicative Concept Plan|
|Appendix 10||–||Jellicoe Residential Character Area Structure Plan|
|Appendix 11||–||Airport Protection Plan|
|Appendix 12||–||Waingawa Structure Plan|
Volume 2 - Maps
Map Sheet – (select by number):