These guides provide details on a range of resource consent types.
Provides urban design guidance for new residential development. It is aimed at developers, landowners, architects, designers and homeowners. The Residential Medium Density (RMD) Zone has replaced the Living 3 zone in the Christchurch District Plan. While the Building Multi-unit Housing design guide references the Living 3 zone provisions, the key design principles discussed and examples used in the design guide remain applicable to development in the RMD zone.
Building Multi-unit Housing [PDF 1.79MB]
Guidance for applicants on how to prepare an Integrated Transport Assessment [PDF 1.53MB], including what it is, why and when it is required, and a tool kit to assist applicants in developing an Integrated Transport Assessment for a proposed development.