The draft Freshwater Plan Change
We are developing a new plan for improving the health of freshwater in Te Taitokerau, and we need your input.
Farm dairy wastewater
Find valuable information, resources and the rules for managing farm wastewater.
Synthetic nitrogen fertiliser use
How the new rules may affect the use of synthetic nitrogen on your farm.
Feedlots and stockholding areas
Feedlots and other stockholding areas must be an appropriate distance from waterbodies.
Land use change and intensification
Resource consent is required for various land use conversions over 10 hectares.
Keeping stock out of waterways
Livestock need to be excluded from various types of water bodies such as lakes, rivers, and wetlands.
Common rules for landowners
Find a list of common activities farmers may want to undertake and check which rules apply.
There are strict rules regulating the types of activities that are allowed in and around wetlands.