Operative District Plan

► Print Files - May 2019 District Plan Updates

The District Plan is made up of three volumes. This online version is current from the latest set of updates dated June 2019.

The District Plan explains how the Council will manage the environment. It sets out what activities you can do as of right, what activities you need resource consent for, and how certain activities may be carried out. It covers things like:

  • Residential development
  • Noise
  • Location and height of buildings
  • Activities on the surfaces of rivers and lakes
  • Natural hazards and  the management of hazardous substances
  • Use of land for agriculture
  • Protection of indigenous vegetation

The Queenstown Lakes District Plan was made fully operative on 10 December 2009. The footer on each page shows the date that page was last amended.

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