The Council is currently reviewing the Regional Coastal Plan for Taranaki and has notified its decisions regarding submissions, further submissions and the Hearing Panel’s recommendations.
After public notice of the Council’s decisions on 5 October 2019, submitters have the right to appeal the Council’s decisions to the Environment Court within 30 working days of the public notice.
Amended maps for the Coastal Plan can be found on our LocalMaps site:
View/download documents relating to the Council's decisions here:
Documents and maps for Coastal Plan hearing
The Proposed Plan documents include links to an online maps portal that does not currently incorporate the recommended changes. Please refer instead to these maps that have been prepared for the hearing.
These maps cover the entire Taranaki coastline from north to south. The exact location of each map can be seen in the index, which also has a legend explaining the colours, shadings and symbols used on the maps.
DOCUMENTS FOR HEARING
Submissions on Proposed Coastal Plan for Taranaki
Download the 61 submissions as one document, or in sections organised alphabetically (individuals listed according to first letter of surname).Public submissions on Proposed Coastal Plan for Taranaki (17 MB pdf) Alphabetical index & sections
Summary of submissions on Proposed Coastal Plan
This document summarises the decisions sought in the 61 public submissions on the Proposed Coastal Plan for Taranaki.Proposed Coastal Plan submissions summary (2.4 MB pdf) (single document only)
Proposed Coastal Plan for Taranaki
An interactive map portal has been developed to allow online inspection of the maps associated with the Proposed Coastal Plan. An information sheet in PDF format explains how to use the portal. Click/tap on the links:
Links to individual maps are also incorporated in the main body of the Plan and its schedules. The maps are also available as PDFs. The 44 maps cover the entire Taranaki coastline from north to south. The exact location of each map can be seen in the index, which also has a legend explaining the colours, shadings and symbols used on the maps.
Coastal Plan background documents
These documents fed into the development of the Proposed Coastal Plan for Taranaki.Online Wave Survey data analysis & proposed regionally significant surf breaks (2.5 MB pdf) More documents
Draft Coastal Plan for Taranaki
This non-statutory document preceded the Proposed Coastal Plan, and was the subject of an informal consultation process early in 2017.Draft Coastal Plan for Taranaki - Main body (5.5 MB pdf) Schedules & Appendices