Current consultation


​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Ashburton District Council engages with the community on a range of Council matters and projects through consultation and feedback.

Including community views as part of decision-making processes is an important way of ensuring residents can participate in decisions that impact on the current and future wellbeing of the community.

Current council projects and matters you can provide comment and feedback on are displayed below.

​​Draft Water Races Bylaw

Council is now seeking feedback on it's Draft Water Races Bylaw 2019. Consultation opened on Saturday 29 June and will close at 5.00pm on Tuesday 30 July, 2019.

View the consultation document and submission form

Copies of the consultation document are available at:

  • ​​​Ashburton District Council, 5 Baring Square West, Ashburton
  • Ashburton Library, Havelock Street, Ashburton
  • EA Networks Centre, 20 River Terrace, Ashburton
  • Hinds Convenience Store, Peters Street, Hinds
  • Cafe Mayfield, State Highwat 72, Mayfield
  • Mathven i-SITE, State Highway 72, Methven
  • Rakaia Mobil, State Highway 1, Rakaia​

​Submissions can be lodged with the Council via email​, post Ashburton District Council, PO Box 94, Ashburton 7740 or delivered to the Council or Ashburton Library. 

Current alcohol licence applications

Learn more about current alcohol licence applications

District Plan changes

Learn more about changes to the District Plan and how you can make a submission

Notified planning applications

Learn more about notified planning applications ​​​​

Page reviewed: 01 Jul 2019 1:14pm