The Council is required to review existing bylaws periodically to make sure they are up-to-date and continue to meet the needs of the community and the Council.
Freedom Camping Bylaw 2015
Amendments to the Council's Freedom Camping Bylaw came into effect 1 December 2016.
The amended Bylaw:
From 1 December 2016, the following previously designated non-self-contained freedom camping sites closed to all camping:
In addition, the Council closed two small areas of the Wainui and French Farm foreshores previously restricted to self-contained camping only.