NZPI is committed to advocacy on behalf of its members and contributing to the regional and national policy landscapes. 

The New Zealand Planning Institute (NZPI) welcomes the opportunity to make this submission for consideration by the Resource Management Review Panel (RMRP), noting the review’s dual focus includes improving natural environment outcomes, and urban and development outcomes. The NZPI requires significant change to NZ’s resource management system. Our submissions are in principle, to the legislation, and to practice, and are summarised here.