Council submissions to other organisations

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​​​​Council regularly makes submissions to other organisations on a wide range of issues that may affect the district and Council's operations. This is an important way to ensure the views of Council and the district's residents are raised and advocated at a district, regional and national level.

Department of Conservation​

Proposal to Revoke Certain Delegations under the Reserves Act
View Council's submission

New Zealand Biodiversity Strategy - Discussion document
View Council's submission

Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet

Child and Youth Wellbeing Strategy
View Council's submission

Land Information New Zealand

​​Enduring stewardship of Crown Pastoral Land
View Council's submission

New Zealand Productivity Commission

Local government funding and finance – Issues paper​
View Council's submission

​​Local government funding and finance – draft report
View Council's submission

Draft Low-emissions Economy report
View Council's submission

Dog Control Act

Dog Control (category 1 Offences) Amendment Bill
View Council's Submission

The Treasury New Zealand

Independent Infrastructure Body consultation​
View Council's submission

Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment​

Building System Legislation Reform
View Council's submission

Reform of the Residential Tenancies Act 1986
View Council's submission

Registration of Interest
Support for the Ultra-Fast Broadband 2, Rural Broadband Initiative 2 and Mobile Black Spot Fund. View the registration of interest to the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment

Work Visas and Regional Workforce Planning
View Council's submission

Ministry of Transport

View the Council's submission on the Draft Government Policy Statement on Land Transport 2018 to the Ministry of Transport​​​

Draft Government Policy Statement on Land Transport Funding 2015/16-2024/25
View the submission to the Ministry of Transport

Health (Fluoridation of Drinking Water) Amendment Bill

The following are two submissions from Canterbury councils. Mayor Lianne Dalziel, as Chair of the Canterbury Mayoral Forum, has signed off on the Forum's submission. However, Christchurch City Council has made their own submission taking a slightly different stance and this is also available below.

View the Canterbury Mayoral Forum submission to the Health Select Committee on the Health (Fluoridation of Drinking Water) Amendment Bill

View the Christchurch City Council's submission to the Health Select Committee on the Health (Fluoridation of Drinking Water) Amendment Bill

Fire and Emergency New Zealand

Proposed Local Advisory Committee Boundaries
View the submission on the proposed Local Advisory Committee Boundaries

Proposed regulations
View the submission to the Department of Internal Affairs on the proposed regulations for Fire and Emergency New Zealand 2016

Local Government 

Resource Legislation Amendment Bill
View the submission to the Local Government and Environment Select Committee on the Resource Legislation Amendment Bill, March 2016

Environment Canterbury Transitional Governance Arrangements 
View the submission on the Environment Canterbury (Transitional Governance Arrangements) Bill

​Local Government Act Amendment Bill
View the submission on the Local Government Act Amendment Bill 2016

LGNZ Statutory Framework of New Zealand Local Government Sector 
View the 2016 LGNZ Statutory Framework of NZ's Local Government Sector Paper

Local Government Act 2002 Amendment Bill (No. 3)
View the​ submission to the ​Local Government and Environment Select Committee

 The Department of Internal Affairs

Fire Services Review: Discussion Document
View the submission to the Department of Internal Affairs

Canterbury District Health Board

Ashburton Medical Model of Care: Proposal for Change
View the submission to Canterbury District Health Board

Environment Canterbury

Draft Annual Plan 2019-20
View Council's submission

Draft Canterbury Regional Public Transport Plan 2018-2028​
View Council's submission​​

Environment Canterbury Representation Review 2018
View Council's submission​​

Environment Canterbury Review
View the submission to Environment Canterbury

Proposed Canterbury Air Regional Plan  
View the submission to Environment Canterbury
View the second submission to Environment Canterbury

Proposed Variation 2 to Proposed Canterbury Land and Water Regional Plan
View the submission to Environment Canterbury

Draft Annual Plan 2014/15
View the​ submission to Environment Canterbury

Building (Earthquake-prone buildings) Amendment Bill 2013

Earthquake-prone Buildings
View the submission to the Local Government and Environment Select Committee
View the second submission to the Local Government and Environment Select Committee

New Zealand Transport Agency

Setting of Speed Limits Rule [2017]
View the submission to NZTA

​Funding Assistance Rate (FAR) Review
View the​ submission to the New Zealand Transport Agency

New Zealand Post

Proposed changes to the New Zealand Post deed of understanding
View the submission to New Zealand Post

Remuneration Authority

Childcare allowance for elected members of local government - policy paper
View the submission to the Remuneration Authority

Local Government Review - Proposed Immediate Changes [2017 Determination]
View the submission to the Remuneration Authority on Part 2

Rules Reduction Taskforce

Rules Reduction Taskforce investigation review
View the submission to Rules Reduction Taskforce

Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga

Combined Canterbury Councils' submission
View the​​ submission to Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga

Review of Ashburton Railway Station and Footbridge in the New Zealand Heritage list submission
View the submission to Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga

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