What are the issues

In February we will be holding open days so that you can talk with us about the draft Town Concept Plans and the rezoning proposed for our townships. Staff will be available between 12 midday and 3pm at:

  • Mokau: Friday 8 February 2019 at the Mokau Community Hall.
  • Benneydale: Tuesday 12 February 2019 at Benneydale library.
  • Te Kuiti: Thursday, 14 February 2019 in Railway Station Building 3 (brick building) located next to Stoked Eatery on Rora Street.
  • Waitomo Caves Village: Wednesday 20 February 2019 at the Waitomo Caves Discovery Centre.
  • Piopio: Friday 22 February 2019 in the Senior Citizens Hall.

Draft ReZoning Draft ReZoning

Welcome to the draft zones. As part of the District Plan review, we are considering some new zones for the District. Usin...

Draft Town Concept and Structure Plans Draft Town Concept and Structure Plans

You can view the draft Town Concept Plans and draft Structure Plans for five of our townships here.

Coastal Hazards and Coastal Flooding Coastal Hazards and Coastal Flooding

How do we identify and manage coastal areas that could be impacted by coastal erosion and flooding?

Our Cultural and Historic Heritage Our Cultural and Historic Heritage

What is the best way to identify and protect our historic and cultural heritage? Nominate a site or building.

Significant Natural Areas Significant Natural Areas

One of the stand-out features of the Waitomo District is its natural beauty.  We know this, lots of people in New Zealand...

What are the issues