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Section 32AA report on changes to the National Policy Statement on Urban Development Capacity 2016

Publication date:  October 2016
Publication reference number:  ME 1271

This evaluation report has been prepared under Section 32AA (s32AA) of the Resource Management Act 1991 (RMA).  It should be read alongside the first evaluation report published in May 2016.  The s32AA report provides an evaluation of amendments to the National Policy Statement on Urban Development Capacity since it was notified for public consultation in June 2016.

The first evaluation report prepared under Section 32 of the RMA provides an analysis of options to address the perceived problem with local government’s supply of appropriate urban development capacity.  

Read a cost benefit analysis of policy options for a national policy statement on urban development capacity here