23.5 Rules - General Standards

​​​​​23.5.1 Telecommunication, Electricity, Gas and Computer Media

a) Telecommunication, electricity, gas and ducting for computer media shall be provided at the time of subdivision, in accordance with the requirements of the relevant network utility operator and the relevant standards of the applicable zone. ​​
b)​ Telecommunication, electricity, gas and ducting for computer media shall be underground where possible.​

Note

1. Acceptable means of compliance for the provision, design and construction of infrastructure is contained within the Hamilton City Infrastructure Technical Specifications.

23.5.2 Provision of Esplanade Reserves and Strips

a) An Esplanade Reserve or Esplanade Strip of not less than 20m measured from the edge of any river or lake shall be set aside and vested in Council in accordance with section 231 of the Act where any subdivision of land results in the creation of an allotment that adjoins the banks of:​
i.​ The Waikato River.​​​
ii.​ The margins of Lake Rotoroa (Hamilton Lake).​
iii.​ Any watercourse where the average width of the bed is 3m or more where the river flows through or adjoins an allotment.​
iv.​ Where a reserve or road of less than 20m width already exists along the edge of any river or lake, then additional land shall be vested to increase the minimum width to 20m.​

23.5.3 Provisions in Other Chapters

a) The provisions of the following chapters apply to activities within this chapter where relevant.
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