25 June 2024

Subdivision, Land Use, and Development Code of Practice 2023 (Code of Practice)

Southland District Council is proposing to incorporate by reference its Subdivision, Land Use, and Development Code of Practice 2023 (Code of Practice) into the Southland District Plan. This incorporation will occur through a plan change to the District Plan.

Clause 34 of the First Schedule to the Resource Management Act 1991 requires the Council to give public notice of this intention and to invite comments on the proposal.

The Subdivision, Land Use, and Development Code of Practice 2023 is available for inspection during normal working hours at each of Council’s offices. An electronic copy is also available for inspection at each of Council’s libraries, when those libraries are open to the public. The Code of Practice is available above, a hard copy of the Code of Practice is also available for purchase at any of Council’s offices for $65.

The period for making written comments on this proposal closes at 5.00pm on Monday 15 July 2024. Written comments can be provided as follows:
By email to: Environmental.Policy@southlanddc.govt.nz

By Post to Code of Practice Comments
Southland District Council
PO Box 903
Invercargill 9840

Please note that:

  • This is not an opportunity to seek amendments to the Code of Practice. Comments should be confined to the proposal to incorporate it by reference into the Southland District Plan.
  • The plan change to implement this incorporation will be publicly notified in due course and submissions will be invited on all required amendments to the district plan through that process.

Dated 27 June 2024

Signed Francisco Barraza, Team Leader Environmental Policy