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Environmental and Policy / Waikato


Regional Council – Plan Change 1

Plan change 1 seeks to reduce the amount of contaminants entering into the Waikato and Waipā catchments and was notified on 22 April 2020 and under the Resource Management Act, any rules relating to water have immediate legal effect from the date of notification. The decision version of the plan change can be found here.

Horticulture NZ has provided advice for growers on what rules apply which can be found here.