Local Subdivision Update (May 2012)

Your local subdivision update

WAIPA DISTRICT: Proposed Rules Notified.  Act now if you have a 14 year association with the block or you want to use the 25ha average before it becomes 40ha minimum!

HAURAKI DISTRICT: Time almost up if you want a lifestyle block or want to avoid 40ha minimum on Plains.  Act quick …... pick up the phone now!

WAIKATO DISTRICT: Environment Court Appeal – act now to benefit from old rules! 

WESTERN BAY: New 6ha rural production lots with Lifestyle Block balance! - also

subdivide when protecting stream banks, wetland or bush. Minden Lifestyle all go now!

THAMES-COROMANDEL: Consultation Phase….set to get harder. Watch this space!

MATAMATA-PIAKO: New Rules Proposed with 40ha minimum and less lifestyle blocks

FRANKLIN:  Environmental Lots and Transferable Title Lots still possible

Brent Trail, Managing Director of Surveying Services, specialises in resource consent applications for subdivisions across the Waikato, Bay of Plenty, and Coromandel.  For further information call 0800 268 632 or email


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