To provide a basis for preparing submissions relating to our rapidly changing planning system, NZPI has embarked on a programme of policy position development.

Four position papers on RM Reform were approved by the NZPI Board on 9 November 2022. These position papers address Outcomes-based Planning, Spatial Planning, Regional-level NBA Planning, and Consenting Under the New System.

RM Reform: Our Most Important Survey Yet

We’re seeking your feedback on the bills through another of our member surveys, with a slightly longer version this time around.

To assist with this, the survey will be divided into topics. We’ve also developed a series of briefing papers for the RM Advisory group that assess the bills against the NZPI position papers:

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Contributions, suggestions and improvements are welcomed, please send them to NZPI Principal Policy Advisor