Ground Cover

Ground Cover is a quarterly publication tracking legislative and regulatory reform in resource management, local government, planning and construction law.

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In this issue we look at:

  • the draft Terms of Reference for the Government’s promised review of the resource management system
  • the “historic consensus” on climate change which the Government is claiming with the farming sector
  • the big policy effort needed for large-scale electrification
  • the planned Urban Development Authority
  • the new national planning standards
  • details of the Budget 2019 sustainable land use package
  • the latest amendments to the ETS
  • a teaser to the series Chapman Tripp is producing on how business can build resilience to climate change
  • the appointment of the expert panel for New Zealand’s first National Climate Change Risk Assessment
  • the restoration of the three well-beings to local government, and
  • plans to disband the Local Government Commission.

Previous issues:

Ground Cover – March 2019

Ground Cover – December 2018

Ground Cover – July 2019 Print this article Download free Acrobat Reader here

Related topics: Resource Management Act; Water; Local government; emissions trading scheme; Climate change

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