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Tauranga City Plan

14B.2 Activity Status Rules

Updated 11 September 2018

14B.2.1 Activities in Suburban Residential and Large Lot Residential Zones

All activities in Suburban Residential Zone and Large Lot Residential Zone shall have the status identified in Table 14B.1: Suburban Residential and Large Lot Residential Zone Activity Status. Symbols used in Table 14B.1: Suburban Residential and Large Lot Residential Zone Activity Status have the meaning described in Table 1A.2: Activity Status

Note: Residential activities, visitor accommodation, homestay, schools, tertiary education facilities and health centres shall be subject to Rule 4E.2.7 – Port Industry Zone and Noise Control Boundaries

Table 14B.1: Suburban Residential and Large Lot Residential Zone Activity Status 

Use/Activity   Relevant Rule  Suburban Residential  Large Lot Residential 
Accessory buildings, structures or activities   
(Refer Rule 14B.3

(Refer Rule 14B.3
Additions to the floor area of existing offices legally established before 12 April 2008  14B.7 D D
Business activities not listed elsewhere in Table 14B.1: Suburban Residential and Large Lot Residential Zone Activity Status  14B.8 NC NC
Comprehensively designed development in the Papamoa Medium Rise Plan Area - Inland and Beachside Neighbourhoods. 14B.6.16 RD n/a
Comprehensively designed development in the Pyes Pa West Urban Growth Area, Suburban Residential Medium Rise Plan Area  14B.5 C n/a
Comprehensively designed development in the Suburban Residential Urban Growth Yield Areas 14B.5 C n/a
Demolition of buildings/structures  14B.4.8 P P
Health centres     D 
(Refer Rule 14B.7
(Refer Rule 14B.7
Home-based business     P 
(Refer Rule 14B.3
(Refer Rule 14B.3
Homestays     P 
(Refer Rule 14B.3
(Refer Rule 14B.3
Independent dwelling units     P 
(Refer Rule 14B.3
(Refer Rule 14B.3
Industrial activities  14B.8 NC NC
Minor public recreational facilities and activities  14B.3 P P
Office ancillary to a showhome outside of a Financial Contribution Urban Growth Area  14B.6 RD RD
Office ancillary to a showhome within a Financial Contribution Urban Growth Area  14B.5 C C
Permitted Activities within Scheduled Sites 14B.4 P n/a
Places of Worship  
(Refer Rule 14B.7)

(Refer Rule 14B.7)
Residential activities and activities in the Central Bethlehem Scheduled Site that are otherwise listed in this table as permitted in the Suburban Residential Zone  14B.6 RD (P)  n/a
Rest home     P 
(Refer Rule 14B.3)
(Refer Rule 14B.3)
Retirement village     P 
(Refer Rule 14B.3)

(Refer Rule 14B.7)
(Refer Rule 14B.7)

(Refer Rule 14B.7)
Secondary independent dwelling units    P 
(Refer Rule 14B.3)
(Refer Rule 14B.3)
Shared accommodation     P 
(Refer Rule 14B.3)
(Refer Rule 14B.3)
Showhomes  14B.3  P 
(Refer Rule 14B.3)
(Refer Rule 14B.3)
Special Permitted Activities within the Papamoa Medium Rise Plan Area - Inland and Beachside Neighbourhoods  14B.4.7 P n/a
Tertiary education premises   
(Refer Rule 14B.7)

(Refer Rule 14B.7)
Urupa    P 
(Refer Rule 14B.3)
(Refer Rule 14B.3)
Visitor accommodation   
(Refer Rule 14B.7)

(Refer Rule 14B.7)

Note: In this table (P) means that a land use activity within the Central Bethlehem Scheduled Site is a permitted activity if it is identified as a permitted activity within Table 14B.1: Suburban Residential and Large Lot Residential Zone Activity Status in the Suburban Residential Zone, complies with all the relevant permitted activity rules, and is on an allotment created after 1 January 2013 through subdivision consent granted under Rule 12B.4 e) - Restricted Discretionary Activity Rules


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