Proposed District Plan Hamilton City Council Decisions (9 July 2014)

The Proposed District Plan Hamilton City Council Decisions (9 July 2014) are made up of the following documents:

•   Decisions on submissions by chapter (including appendices)
•   “Strikethroughs” showing proposed changes (deletions and additions)
•   Section 32 analysis (updated).

A summary of the decisions by the Commissioners can be found here.
Click here to see a presentation to industry stakeholders on 15 July 2014.
Click here to see a decision and a list of minor editorial changes made since the notification of Decisions on 9 July 2014.

Decisions on deferred matters (18 February 2015)

Decisions on deferred matters were released on 18 February 2015.

Proposed District Plan "Strikethrough" version

A PDF of each chapter showing the decisions made is available below. Words that were added to the Proposed District Plan are shown in red underline and words that were removed are shown in red strikethrough. The submission number(s) attributed to the change is noted in a comment box alongside.

In some situations, alterations were made under clause 16(2) of Schedule 1 of the RMA (of minor effect or to fix a minor error) and these are notated as “Editorial”. Where a map or figure was replaced, the previous map has been shown with a red line through it, and the new map or figure is shown with a red underline.

Decisions reports

The decision reports are in the form of tables. The column headings are as follows:

•   Submitter / Further submitter name
•   Submission / Further submission point (eg 1146.004, FS115.008)
•   Plan provision
•   Submission type (whether the submission opposes, accepts or supports in part the provision)
•   Summary of the submission point
•   Decision – the Commissioners’ decision (accept, accept in part, reject)
•   Reasoning.

Chapter​PDF by chapter (Strikethrough)​Decisions Report
VOLUME 1 ​ ​
Chapter 1 Plan Overview​Download PDF (370 KB)​Download PDF (680 KB)
Chapter 2 Strategic Framework​Download PDF (1.9 MB)​​Download PDF (920 KB) 
​Chapter 3 Structure Plans​​Download PDF (3 MB)​​Download PDF (1.2 MB)
Chapter 4 Residential Zones ​​Download PDF (950 KB)​​Download PDF (1.5 MB) 
Chapter 5 Special Character Zones ​​Download PDF (8.3 MB)​​Download PDF (1.8 MB) 
​Chapter 6 Business 1 to 7 Zones ​​Download PDF (850 KB)​​Download PDF (2.2 MB)
​Chapter 7 Central City Zone ​​Download PDF (1 MB)​​Download PDF (1.5 MB) 
Chapter 8 Knowledge Zone  [Deferred]​​Download PDF (250 KB)​​
Chapter 9 Industrial Zone ​​Download PDF (375 KB)​​Download PDF (1.4 MB)
Chapter 10 Ruakura Logistics Zone [Deferred]​​Download PDF (210 KB)​​
Chapter 11 Ruakura Industrial Park Zone [Deferred]​​Download PDF (240 KB)​​
​Chapter 12 Te Rapa North Industrial Zone  ​​See deferred matters​​​​See deferred matters
Chapter 13 Rototuna Town Centre Zone ​​Download PDF (380 KB)​​Download PDF (625 KB)
Chapter 14 Future Urban Zone ​​Download PDF (260 KB)​​Download PDF (514 KB)
Chapter 15 Open Space Zones ​​Download PDF (1 MB)​​Download PDF (870 KB)
Chapter 16 Community Facilities Zone​​Download PDF (900 KB)Download PDF (690 KB)
Chapter 17 Major Facilities Zone ​​Download PDF (270 KB)​​Download PDF (616 KB) 
​Chapter 18 Transport Corridor Zone ​​Download PDF (210 KB)​​Download PDF (870 KB) 
​Chapter 19 Historic Heritage​​Download PDF (260 KB)​​Download PDF (880 KB)
​Chapter 20 Natural Environments​​Download PDF (260 KB)​​Download PDF (606 KB) 
​Chapter 21 Waikato River Corridor and Gully Systems​​Download PDF (190KB)​​Download PDF (435 KB)
​Chapter 22 Natural Hazards ​​Download PDF (290 KB)​​Download PDF (887 KB)
​Chapter 23 Subdivision ​​Download PDF (380 KB)​​Download PDF (960 KB) 
​Chapter 24 Financial Contributions ​​Download PDF (230 KB)​​Download PDF (500 KB) 
​Chapter 25 City-wide ​​Download PDF (2.2 MB)​See reports below
​      25.1 Development SuitabilityDownload PDF (199 KB)​​Download PDF (728 KB) 
​      25.2 Earthworks and Vegetation Removal​​Download PDF (220 KB)​​Download PDF (700 KB) 
​      25.3 Events and Temporary Activities​​Download PDF (295 KB)​​Download PDF (575 KB) 
​      25.4 Hazardous Facilities​​Download PDF (255 KB)​​Download PDF (527 KB)
​      25.5 Landscaping and Screening​​Download PDF (1 MB)​​Download PDF (486 KB) 
​      25.6 Lighting and Glare​​Download PDF (195 KB)​​Download PDF (510 KB) 
​      25.7 Network Utilities and the Electricity National Grid Corridor​​Download PDF (395 KB)​​Download PDF (815 KB) 
​      25.8 Noise and Vibration​​Download PDF (270 KB)​​Download PDF (615 KB) 
​      25.9 Public Art​​Download PDF (170 KB)​​Download PDF (258 KB) 
​      25.10 Signs​​Download PDF (380 KB)​​Download PDF (644 KB) 
​      25.11 Smoke, Fumes, Odour and Dust​​Download PDF (190 KB)​​Download PDF (264 KB) 
​      25.12 Solid Waste​​Download PDF (190 KB)​​Download PDF (390 KB) 
​      25.13 Three Waters​​Download PDF (245 KB)​​Download PDF (605 KB) 
​      25.14 Transportation​​Download PDF (285 KB)​See Chapter 18
​      25.15 Urban Design​​Download PDF (205 KB)​​Download PDF (562 KB) 
​Chapter 26 Designations ​​Download PDF (220 KB)​​Download PDF (285 KB) 
​Miscellaneous and SupplementaryDownload PDF (560 KB)
Appendix​PDF of Appendix (Strikethrough)​Decisions Report
​​VOLUME 2  ​ ​ ​ ​
​Appendix 1 District Plan Administration ​Download PDF (21.5MB)Download PDF (1.15 MB)
​Appendix 1.7 Definitions​See Appendix 1Download PDF (1.2 MB)
Appendix 2 Structure Plans ​Download PDF (20.2MB)​See Chapter 3
​Appendix 3 Residential Zones Download PDF (840 KB)​See Chapter 4
​Appendix 4 Special Character Zones Download PDF (2 MB)See Chapter 5​
​Appendix 5 Central City Zone Download PDF (2.8 MB)​See Chapter 7
​Appendix 6 Industrial Zone ​Download PDF (2 MB)​See Chapter 9
​Appendix 7 Rototuna Town Centre Zone Download PDF (500 KB)​See Chapter 13
​Appendix 8 Historic Heritage Download PDF (320 KB)​See Chapter 19
​Appendix 9 Natural EnvironmentsDownload PDF (460 KB)​See Chapter 20
​Appendix 10 Waikato River Corridor and Gully Systems Download PDF (150 KB)​​See Chapter 21
​Appendix 11 Natural Hazards Download PDF (120 KB)​​See Chapter 22
​Appendix 12 Hazardous Facilities Download PDF (275 KB)​​See Chapter 25.4
​Appendix 13 Network Utilities and the Electricity Download PDF (85 KB)​​See Chapter 25.7
​Appendix 14 Noise and Vibration Download PDF (270 KB)​​See Chapter 25.8
​Appendix 15 Transportation Download PDF (7.7 MB)​​See Chapter 18
​Appendix 16 Designations Download PDF (340 KB)​​See Chapter 26
Appendix 17 Planning Maps​Download PDF (26 MB)Download PDF (802 KB)


Decisions on deferred matters are shown in the table below

Click to see the summary of deferred decisions by the Independent Commissioners (265 KB).

Chapter / Provision​Strikethrough​Decisions Report​S32 Analysis
Chapter 12 Te Rapa North Industrial ZoneDownload PDF*
(885 KB)
Download PDF
(245 KB)
​Chapter 12
(400 KB)
Zoning of land adjacent to Lake WaiwhakarekeDownload PDF **
(7.8 MB)
Download PDF
(140 KB)
​Chapter 5
(480 KB)
Chapter 23
(275 KB)
25.13.4.5a) – Water efficiency measures Download PDF
(88 KB)
Download PDF
(100 KB)
Chapter 25.13
(195 KB)

 *  Includes Chapter 12, Figure 1.1.9a in Chapter 1 and relevant pages in Appendix 1. Chapter 14 and a relevant definition (shown as previously notified) are also included as they are referenced in the Chapter 12 Decisions Report.

** Includes Chapters 5 and 23 in Volume 1, and Appendices 1.2.2.8, 1.4.7, 2, 4 and Maps 33A and 33B in Volume 2.

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