Regional Coastal Environment Plan for the Canterbury Region

The Regional Coastal Environment Plan for the Canterbury Region aims to promote the sustainable management of the natural and physical resources of the Canterbury coastal environment.

Development materials for the Regional Coastal Environment Plan for the Canterbury Region, including documents surrounding Plan Change 6 in 2012, have been archived.  Please contact customer services if you wish to access any of this material.

The plan consists of three volumes:

  • Volume 1 – Plan Provisions
  • Volume 2 – Maps
  • Volume 3 – Hazard Areas

The Regional Coastal Environment Plan for the Canterbury Region was amended by the Lyttelton Port Recovery Plan in 2015.  You can read these amendments here.