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Plan Change 102 : Minerals

This page contains information about the Notification of the proposed Minerals Plan Change.
Updated: 10/09/2019 8:42 a.m.

Affected Part of District Plan:

Chapter 18: Policies - Minerals.
Chapter 64: Resource Area - Mineral Extraction Area Rules.
Appendix 14: Schedule of Existing Mineral Extraction Areas.
Consequential Amendments to other Chapters.
District Planning Maps.

Contact Person:

District Plan Team, Policy and Monitoring, Whangarei District Council.


Whangarei District Council gives notice that it has prepared proposed Plan Change 102 - Minerals (PC102) to the Whangarei District Plan (WDP).

PC102 proposes a Minerals Chapter.  The Minerals Chapter seeks to manage mineral resources and Mineral Extraction Areas (nationally and regionally significant mineral extraction) to avoid, remedy and mitigate adverse effects on the environment from mineral extraction, and to protect significant mineral resources from constraints by conflicting land use.


​Viewing Maps and the Documents

To acess GIS mapping to see how the proposed Minerals Plan Change applies to your property, please click on the following link:

To view the proposed District Plan text, consequential amendments to the District Plan and the Section 32 Evaluation Report and associated Appendices, please click on the 'General Information' folder below.

Further Information

PC102 was included in the Rural Plan Change Package, for additional information and materials relating to this Plan Change please click the following link:


  Operative as of 6 March 2019.


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