The Council is currently reviewing the Regional Coastal Plan for Taranaki.
A Proposed Coastal Plan for Taranaki has been publicly notified and 61 initial and 25 further submissions were received. Submissions have now been evaluated and the Council has released the pre-hearing officers report on decisions requested and a track changes version of the Plan.
As part of the pre-hearing consultation process, the Council will be meeting with submitters to discuss submission points raised and the Councils initial recommendations prior to a hearing being held.
Documentation relating to the review process can be found here:
Tracked-change version of Proposed Coastal Plan
Officers report on decisions requested in Coastal Plan review
This report summarises the decisions sought in submissions on the Proposed Coastal Plan for Taranaki and makes preliminary recommendations on the Taranaki Regional Council’s responses to those submissions. Note: The recommendations presented in this report are officer recommendations and have not yet been formally considered by the Council.Officers report on decisions requested (3.9 MB pdf) (single document only)
Further submissions on Proposed Coastal Plan for Taranaki
Download the 25 submissions as one document.Further submissions on the Proposed Coastal Plan for Taranaki (6.8 MB PDF) (single document only)
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
Proposed Coastal Plan list of submitters
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