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Make a submission: Have your say for a healthy greater Christchurch

Tuesday, November 21, 2023   Posted in: Waka Toa Ora Notices By: Administrator With tags: planning, community engagement, policy, consultation, submissions

Waka Toa Ora provides a way to share submission opportunities across our networks. Submissions are an effective way for communities to have their voice heard when local and central government are considering proposals which affect where we live, work and play.

Below are a number of consultations which are now open for comment. This list is not exhaustive, as there are many government and other agencies which consult on a regular basis. New items added since last week have been highlighted in bold.

Please contact Te Mana Ora Submissions Coordinators if you become aware of other consultations that would be of interest to Waka Toa Ora signatories (submissions[at] It can then be included in the next bulletin.

Christchurch City Council consultations

  • Travis / Bower / Rookwood intersection safety improvements - closes Tuesday 5th December 2023.
  • Shirley intersections improvements - closes Wednesday 6th December 2023.
  • Church Corner safety improvements - closes Thursday 7th December 2023.
  • Adapting to sea level rise in Lyttelton Harbour and Port Levy - closes Sunday 10th December 2023.
  • Bridge Street/ Estuary Road roundabout safety improvements - closes Monday 11th December 2023.
  • Variation to lease on Rawhiti Domain - closes Monday 18th December 2023.

Selwyn District Council consultations

  • Ageing Well in Selwyn survey - closing date TBC.
  • Selwyn Biodiversity Strategy - closes Friday 15th December 2023.

Hurunui District Council consultations

  • Road Stopping at Kilmarnock Road in Greta Valley - closes Friday 22nd December 2023.

Kaikōura District Council consultations

Ashburton District Council

Environment Canterbury consultations

  • What’s our future, Canterbury? Let’s pick a path - closes Sunday 3rd December 2023.

Ministry for Primary Industries consultations

  • Draft ACVM Requirements and Guidance for Agricultural Chemical Registration - closing date extended to Friday 8th December 2023.
  • Proposed changes to the import health standard for importing dried and preserved plant materials - closes Thursday 14th December 2023.
  • 2024 New Zealand Total Diet Survey - closes Friday 15th December 2023.
  • Draft ACVM Guidance: Chemistry and Manufacturing Information for Agricultural Chemicals - closing date extended to Friday 5th January 2024.
  • Proposed changes to the import requirements for frozen berries - closes Monday 8th January 2024.

Waka Kotahi consultations

Other Government consultations