Updated 11 September 2018
All activities in Open Space Zones shall have the status identified in Table 13A.1: Open Space Activity Status. Symbols used in Table 13A.1: Open Space Activity Status have the meaning described in Table 1A.2: Activity Status.
Note: Reserves Act 1977
Reserves/lands controlled by Council or the Department of Conservation may be subject to further controls under the Reserves Act 1977 or through Reserve Management Plans. Discussion should be held with these parties as to the existence and nature of these controls.
Table 13A.1: Open Space Activity Status
Passive Open Space Zone
Active Open Space Zone
Active Open Space (Major)
Accessory building, structure or activity
Beach replenishment, nourishment and restoration activities
Cemeteries/urupa in existence at the date of public notification of the Plan
(Refer Rule 13A.13)
(Refer Rule 13A.13)
Demolition of buildings/structures
Minor public recreational facilities and activities
Minor structures and activities
Permitted Activities within Scheduled Sites
Primary production activities, excluding factory farming, pig farming and aerial spraying of crops
Public recreational facilities and activities
(Refer Rule 13A.12)
Surf lifesaving activities and associated structures, excluding surf lifesaving buildings (including clubrooms)
Note: Residential activities, schools and tertiary education premises and health centres within the Airport Noise Control Boundaries shall be subject to Rule 4E.3 a) – Restricted Discretionary Activities.
Note: Residential activities, visitor accommodation, homestays, schools and tertiary education facilities and health centres shall be subject to Rule 4E.2.7 – Port Industry Zone and Noise Control Boundaries.
Definitions in this section
accessory building, structure or activity
beach replenishment, nourishment and restoration activities
minor public recreational facilities and activities
minor structures and activities
public recreational facilities and activities
surf livesaving buildings (including clubrooms)
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