Environment Committee


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Environment Committee

This Committee is responsible for environmental science and monitoring; monitoring of consents; enforcement and prosecution policies; biosecurity; animal control; building control; resource consent processing; dangerous goods; fencing of swimming pools; food and health monitoring; and harbour management.

  • Mayor John Leggett (Chairperson)
  • Clr Gerald Hope (Deputy)
  • Clr David Oddie (Deputy)
  • Clr Jamie Arbuckle
  • Clr David Croad
  • Clr Barbara Faulls
  • Clr Thelma Sowman
  • Iwi representative (to be advised)
  • Rural Representative (to be advised)
  • Animal Control Sub-Committee

    This Sub-Committee has responsibility for animal control including administration in terms of the Dog Control Act 1996.

  • Resource Hearing Sub-Committee

    This Committee makes decisions on applications for resource consents (each consent is heard by a Committee made up of a Chairperson and two members).