Dunedin's second-generation district plan (2GP) is now not
expected to be publicly notified until early next year, but
Environment Court appeals could add another two years to the
timeline, Dunedin City Council staff say.
Work to review and update the city's district plan has been
under way since early 2012, and the results were due to be
publicly notified - beginning a final round of public
submissions - in September.
However, in a report to a recent planning and regulatory
committee meeting, council city development manager Dr Anna
Johnson said that date had now slipped back to early next
Council staff were working to confirm when notification would
occur, she said.
The delay was due to the need for additional public
consultation, as well as staff turnover and council