More than three years after the Proposed Auckland Unitary Plan was notified, we are now into the business-end of the process, with the Plan now operative in part.
A new National Environmental Standard for Telecommunication Facilities will come into effect on 1 January 2017, and is intended to support the development of a wider range of telecommunication infrastructure.
A new National Policy Statement on Urban Development Capacity will come into effect on 1 December 2016. But will it make a material difference to Auckland's 'housing crisis'?
The Maori Party has offered a lifeline to the Resource Legislation Amendment Bill via its recent agreement with the National Party.
A recent decision of the Alcohol Regulatory and Licensing Authority has helpfully clarified the law around what factors must be in place for a premises to constitute a grocery store.
It is less than a week before the new NZ Emissions Trading Register will come into effect. Find out here how this might affect you.