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Auckland General

Principal Landscape Architect – Urban Design Unit at Auckland Council

By August 2, 2021 0
Company: Auckland Council • Help Tāmaki Makaurau’s built and natural environment be the best it can be • Ensure high quality and sustainable outcomes for our communities • Be part of a dedicated, talented and dynamic team The Urban Design Unit
5 key points from the UDF Submission on NBA Exposure Draft
RMA Reform General

5 key points from the UDF Submission on NBA Exposure Draft

By July 29, 2021 0
UDF Resource Management Reform working group is currently finalising UDF’s submission on the exposure draft for the proposed Natural and Built Environments Act (NBA). We wish to share the following key points of our submission. Our intention is to:
Te Oranga o te Taiao in the Natural and Built environments
RMA Reform

Te Oranga o te Taiao in the Natural and Built environments

By July 15, 2021 0
The NBE Act could position Aotearoa to efficiently respond to pressing issues of climate, population growth, housing and biodiversity. “We have moved away from just managing the effects of activities because the existing RMA has allowed cumulative adverse effects, including
RMA Reform

Natural and Built Environment Bill does not expose enough!

By July 14, 2021 0
The exposure draft of the Natural and Build Environment Bill just does not expose enough to understand how it will create a flourishing environment with thriving communities. One would have hoped that you could read the bill and understand the
Exposure draft for the NBA (part replaces RMA) is announced
RMA Reform

Exposure draft for the NBA (part replaces RMA) is announced

By July 12, 2021 1
Background In February 2021, the Government announced that it would repeal and replace the RMA, based on the recommendations of the Resource Management Review Panel in their 2020 report to parliament. The three proposed Acts are the: • Natural and Built Environments Act (
Senior Urban Designer (Auckland)
Auckland

Senior Urban Designer (Auckland)

By June 2, 2021 0
Deliver urban design led projects, making a difference in shaping our cities, working with communities, mana whenua, councils and government across modal shift, infrastructure, urban growth projects throughout New Zealand and the Pacific Play a part in growing an established
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