2018-2028 Long Term Plan Consultation
Consultation on the draft 2018-2028 Long Term Plan ran from 12 March and closed 20 April 2018.
We received 347 submissions, raising 693 submission points. 90 submissions were received late. Councillors heard submissions 14-16 May. The draft plan is to be adopted by Council on 28 June.
Here's a snapshot showing our community engagement
Consultation document - What's the future Tairāwhiti?
Our 2018-2028 Long Term Plan consultation document 'What's the Future Tairāwhiti?' sets out what we plan to do over the next 10 years.
The document includes big decisions to weigh up, planned activities, key projects and financial impacts.
Big decisions on our challenges
The challenge for roading and the option for affordable renewal focus or high investment in the short term.
Road Maintenance Options [PDF, 379 KB]
The challenge for wastewater treatment and the options to do phase one within 10 years or complete the project within 10 years.
Wastewater Treatment Options [PDF, 381 KB]
We also consulted on the draft Infrastructure strategy.
Our challenge for DrainWise and the options to focus on public, enforce private or pay for private.
DrainWise Options [PDF, 379 KB]
The challenge for redeveloping our Olympic Pool complex and the preferred option of a fit for purpose facility or downsize to pay less.
Olympic Pool Options [PDF, 1.3 MB]
The challenge for the Taruheru Cycleway and our options to fully fund externally or chip in a bit.
Taruheru Cycleway Options [PDF, 378 KB]
What does it mean for your rates?
Check your estimated rates on Tairāwhiti Maps - type the address into the search bar and it will show the property's indicative rates for 2018/19.
Supporting information and concurrent consultation
We have supporting information such as our activities, policies and strategies also other consultation happening alongside the Long Term Plan consultation.
1. Our Activities
Our Activities [PDF, 1.6 MB] includes: Governance and Support, Support Services, Environmental Services and Protection, Infrastructure Services, Liveable Communities, Planning and Development, Commercial Operations.
2. Our Strategies
Our Strategies [PDF, 3 MB] includes: Draft Financial Strategy and Infrastructure Strategy
3. Our Policies
Our Policies [PDF, 2.8 MB] includes: Development Contributions, Tairawhiti Piritahi - Fostering Māori Participation in Council Decision-Making, Investment Policy, Liability Management Policy, Draft Significance and Engagement Policy, Rating Remission, Postponement and Penalty Policies and Draft Revenue and Financing Policy
4. Our Finances
Our Finances [PDF, 697 KB] includes rates information.
What will your property rates 2018/19 be?
Check your estimated rates on Tairāwhiti Maps - type your address into the search bar and it will show your property's indicative rates for 2018/19.
We also consulted on these draft documents
How we consulted
We held community meetings, read the meeting notes. See the meeting calendar
What happens next?
This is the timeline for adopting the 2018-28 Long Term Plan