As a Requiring Authority the Selwyn District Council lodged a Notice of Requirement pursuant to section 168A of the RMA, to designate the site in the Legal Road Parcel (Kowai River Road) adjacent to 213 Pocock Road, Springfield, for a water treatment facility, to provide for water storage reservoirs.

The Notice of Requirement for the Springfield Water Treatment Facility has been confirmed for inclusion in the  in the Selwyn District Plan.

No parties are considered by the requiring authority to be likely to be affected by the designation.

Council resolved to include the designation in the Selwyn District Plan on 12 May 2021.

More information about the designation can be found here: