Public Notices

We want you to find out how to get involved in the management of Canterbury’s environment and resources. Below you can find a list of official notifications of hearings, meetings, notices and submissions. Click on the links below to find out more on how to have your say.

Canterbury Regional Council (Ngāi Tahu representation) bill

The Bill will be available for inspection from Wednesday 31 October 2018 to Friday 23 November 2018 (inclusive).

This is a notice of the intention of the Canterbury Regional Council (trading as Environment Canterbury) to promote a local Bill to achieve enactment of the Canterbury Regional Council (Ngāi Tahu representation) bill.

Read the full public notification or find out more about Environment Canterbury promoting the local Ngāi Tahu Bill to Parliament.

Christchurch City Council - Comprehensive Stormwater Consent Hearing

Monday 5 November - Thursday 15 November 2018

The hearing of the Christchurch City Council (comprehensive stormwater discharge) resource consent application CRC190445 commences  Monday 5 November 2018 from 9.00am - 5.00pm. The hearing is being held in the Oak Room, Hagley Netball Centre, 455 Hagley Avenue, Christchurch.

Find more information and pre-circulated evidence to the Christchurch City Council - comprehensive stormwater hearing.

Making and Commencement of the Canterbury Regional Pest Management Plan

Plan to commence

The Canterbury Regional Council (Environment Canterbury) has made the Canterbury Regional Pest Management Plan (the Plan) in accordance with the Biosecurity Act 1993 s 77(1). The Plan will commence on 1 July 2018.

Read the full public notice or view the full process on the Canterbury Regional Pest Management Plan Review.

Plan Change 2 to the Canterbury Land and Water Regional Plan to be made operative

Plan operative

At a Council meeting held on 12 May 2018, the Canterbury Regional Council (Environment Canterbury) approved Plan Change 2 to the Canterbury Land and Water Regional Plan, and in accordance with Clause 20 of Schedule 1 to the Resource Management Act 1991 resolved to make Plan Change 2 operative from 1 June 2018.

Read the full public notice or view the full process on the LWRP-Plan Chang 2.

Canterbury regional council flood protection and drainage bylaw review

Submissions open

Pursuant to section 156 of the Local Government Act 2002 (LGA) the Canterbury Regional Council (Environment Canterbury) gives public notice of the proposal to amend the Canterbury Regional Council Flood Protection and Drainage Bylaw 2013 (the Proposal) following its review of the Bylaw under section 158 of the LGA. 

Read the full public notice or make a submission on the Flood protection and drainage bylaw review.

Initial Proposal for Representation Arrangements for the 2019 Elections

On 21 June 2018 the Canterbury Regional Council determined by resolution the proposed number of constituencies, the proposed name and proposed boundaries of each constituency and the number of members proposed to be elected by the electors of each constituency.

Read the full public notice or make a submission on the proposal at haveyoursay.ecan.govt.nz.