Council decision on submissions to Springvale Structure Plan

No longer on display. Expired on 05 June 2020, 04:00 PM

Public notice of Council decision on submissions to Plan Change 53 (Springvale Structure Plan) to the operative Whanganui District Plan

Clause 10, First Schedule, Resource Management Act 1991

Plan Change 53 rezones land for future residential development and identifies key infrastructure required. Such development is intended to meet projected residential demand in Springvale for the next 50 years.

Whanganui District Council has made its decision on the provisions and matters raised in submissions.

The District Plan is deemed to have been amended in accordance with this decision on Wednesday, 22 April 2020. The period for lodging appeals against the Council’s decision closes at 4.00pm on Friday, 5 June 2020.

A copy of the decision can be viewed here (click on the Decisions tab), together with the following information:

  • Details of the decision and reasons for each submission
  • District Plan text and planning map as amended
  • Section 32 Evaluation Report.

If you would like to view a hard copy of the decision or have any other queries, please contact the Council’s Planning Manager, Hamish Lampp, by calling 027 214 8204 or by email

Kym Fell, Chief Executive
Wednesday, 22 April 2020