Proposed Natural Resources Plan
We are please to introduce our new PNRP hearings portal. This is where we will make available copies of our s42A reports, redline version of the plan, evidence, audio recordings of the hearings and more.
If you have any access problems, please contact the hearings officer at firstname.lastname@example.org
To find out which hearings you are scheduled to speak at (based on your submission), as well as a list of which plan provisions are covered under each hearing click below:
Which hearings will I be invited to?
SDR Database - use this to search submission points, provisions and to see if there are any further submissions made on your submission. This remains up to date and allows you to search for your submitter name or number
This is the indicative hearing schedule for 2017 - Please note this schedule is subject to change
Hearing Stream One
Overall policy framework for the proposed plan, Beneficial Use and Development, & Areas and sites with significant mana whenua values
|Section 42A Reports available online||20 April 2017|
|Deadline to request additional time or speaker slots||28 April 2017|
|Evidence due for pre-circulation||5 May 2017 by 5pm|
|Start date of hearing||22 May 2017|
Hearing Stream Two
Air Quality Management, Land use in riparian margins and stock access to water bodies, & Soil Conservation
|Section 42A Reports available online||12 June 2017|
|Deadline to request additional time or speaker slots||16 June 2017|
|Evidence due for pre-circulation||23 June 2017 by 5pm|
|Start date of hearing||10 July 2017|
Hearing Stream Three
Water Allocation & Natural Form and Function
|Deadline to request additional time or speaker slots||4 August 2017|
|Section 42A Reports available online||7 August 2017|
|Evidence due for pre-circulation||22 August 2017 by 5pm|
|Start date of hearing||4 September 2017|
Hearing Stream Four
Water quality & Stormwater
|Section 42A Reports available online||12 January 2018|
|Submitters to request additional time/speaker spots||16 January 2018|
|Evidence due for pre-circulation||26 January 2018|
|Start date of hearing||12 February 2018|
Hearing Stream Five
Beds of lakes and Rivers, Wetlands and Biodiversity,Discharges to land & Contaminated land, and hazardous substances
|Section 42A Reports available online||26 February 2018|
|Submitters to request additional time/speaker slots||28 February 2018|
|Evidence due for pre-circulation||12 March 2018|
|Start date of hearing||26 March 2018|
Hearing Stream Six
Coast, Natural Hazards, & Significant historic heritage values
|Section 42A Reports available online||13 April 2018|
|Deadline to request additional time or speaker slots||17 April 2018|
|Evidence due for pre-circulation||20 April 2018|
|Start date of hearing||7 May 2018|
All minutes issued will be made available at Panel Directions.
We are currently scheduling pre-hearing meetings on issues that may be resolved or we can provide clarity around. If you have submitted on a topic that will have a pre-hearing meeting, we will contact you directly and invite you.
To view a schedule of pre-hearing meetings that have been held and potential upcoming meetings, please click the below link:
Please check out our FAQS section for information in the upcoming hearing process.
We will update these regularly to ensure you can find the information you need.