Hastings : RMLA / NZPI / MfE : National Planning Standards Regional Workshop

The National Planning Standards are a new requirement in the 2017 amendments to the Resource Management Act.

The RMLA, New Zealand Planning Institute and the Ministry for the Environment have partnered to run a series of regional workshops in June 2017 to assist RMLA and NZPI members in preparing for implementation.

All attendees MUST:

The format these workshops will take is as follows:

3:00–3:10 pm: Afternoon tea

3:10–3:15 pm: Welcome and housekeeping

3:15–3:20 pm: Summary of how this workshop fits into the broader programme of MfE consultation

3:20–3:50 pm: RLAB update and Q&A

3:50–4:05 pm: Rationale for the Planning Standards and the timeframes for development

4:05–4:15 pm: Introduction of staff and instructions for workshop exercise

4:15–4:45 pm: First round of discussions (30 minutes)

4:47–5:12 pm: Second round of discussions (25 minutes)

5:14–5:34 pm: Third round of discussions (20 minutes)

5:35–5:45 pm: Each group coordinator takes 2 minutes each to summarise the topic discussion and any highlight findings

5:45–5:55 pm: Thanks and next steps

6:00 pm: Conclusion

CPD:  3 hours: Download the  CPD Form – National Planning Standards Workshop

Entry is free of charge, but spaces are limited, so be in quick!

In addition to those regions advertised on this website, workshops will also be held:

  • 7 June – West Coast at Buller District Council – please email helmink@rmla.org.nz if interested in attending;
  • 21 June – Invercargill – please see the NZPI website to register for this

When: 15 June 2017

Time: 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Where: Hastings District Council Chambers

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