The Waimakariri River Regional Plan(external link) is operative. The plan promotes the sustainable and integrated management of the Waimakariri catchment's rivers, lakes, hydraulically-connected groundwater and river and lake beds.

Development materials for the Waimakariri River Regional Plan, including documents surrounding Plan Change 1 in 2011, have been archived.

Please contact customer services if you wish to access any of this material.

Proposed Plan Change 2

The period for submissions on Proposed Plan Change 2 to the WRRP is now closed.