Welcome to GW's Hearings Portal for the proposed Natural Resources Plan.

If you have questions about the plan or the hearings, please contact us

Please note: If you visit the Portal and cannot see the Hearing Schedule tab, we may be making some updates to it so please come back and try again later.

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Indicative Hearing Schedule:

Hearing Stream 1   Overall policy framework for the proposed plan, Beneficial Use and Development, & Areas and sites with significant mana whenua values 22 May 2015
Hearing Stream 2 Air Quality Management, Land use in riparian margins and stock access to water bodies, & Soil Conservation 10 July 2017
Hearing Stream 3 Water Allocation & Natural Form and Function 5 September 2017
Hearing Stream 4 Water quality & Stormwater 12 February 2018
Hearing Stream 5 Beds of lakes and rivers, Wetlands and Biodiversity, Discharges to land  9 April 2018
Hearing Stream 6 Coast, Natural Hazards, Significant historic heritage values and Contaminated land, and hazardous substances 29 May 2018

Updates on the Proposed Natural Resources Plan hearing process will be provided periodically:

Click here to access - Update, 8 September 2017