Proposed Canterbury Regional Policy Statement

The Proposed Canterbury Regional Policy Statement (CRPS) is now open for submissions.  Submissions close 5.00pm, Monday 15 August 2011.

The CRPS provides an overview of the significant resource management issues facing the Canterbury region.  The purpose of this document is to set out objectives, policies and methods to resolve those resource management issues and to achieve the integrated management of natural and physical resources of Canterbury.

The CRPS covers a wide range of topics including provision for land-use and infrastructure, development of Greater Christchurch, fresh water, the coastal environment, ecosystems and indigenous biodiversity, beds of rivers and lakes and their riparian zones, natural hazards, landscape, historic heritage, air quality, soils, energy, contaminated land, hazardous substances, waste minimisation and management.

To learn more about the CRPS please click here or contact us.

Posted on Wednesday 29th June, 2011 at 11:01 am