Council Adopts Draft Annual Plan 2017/18 and Consultation Document

The Council adopted the Draft Annual Plan 2017/18 and Consultation Document at its meeting on Tuesday 7 March 2017 for public consultation.

Annual PlanSubmissions opened on Friday 10 March and closed Tuesday 11 April 2017. Eighty-three submissions were received, raising 256 individual submission points. Submission topics included:

  • Capital Projects
  • Community Facilities
  • Development Contributions Policy Review
  • Developing our Long Term Plan 2018-2028
  • District Plan
  • Easter Sunday Trading
  • Emergency Management
  • Rates
  • Requests for Funding
  • Speed Limits

Hearings were held in Kaiapoi and Rangiora on Wednesday 3 and Thursday 4 May respectively, with 26 submitters wanting to be heard.

We would like to thank all those who provided feedback (pdf, 36.1 MB) on our Draft Annual Plan 2017/18 and who came along to present their submissions in person.

The Council will be considering and deliberating on all draft Annual Plan submissions during Wednesday 30 and Thursday 31 May and will adopt the Annual Plan for 2017/18 on Tuesday 20 June 2017.

Visit the Annual Plan 2017/18 webpage for more information...