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Written by The Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment   
Wednesday, 21 February 2007

Sustainable development in peri-urban areas

In July 2000 the Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment reported on an enquiry into a series of issues arising from actions taken by the Waitakere City Council to implement the Resource Management Act 1991 with respect to the subdivision of land in the Waitakere Ranges.

The enquiry indicated that the environmental planning and management systems for ensuring the sustainable development of peri-urban areas with significant natural heritage, landscape and cultural heritage values were perceived by parts of the community to be inadequate. This raised the possibility that the current environmental planning and management systems may not be effective in retaining these values. As a result, it was decided to carry out a more detailed investigation to see whether the issues highlighted by the Waitakere Ranges investigation applied in peri-urban areas generally.

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