CURRENT STATUS: All parties prepare documentation for hearing

See where this fits in the overall plan change process [PDF, 419 KB].

About the private plan change

On 10 December 2020 Yoursection Limited lodged a private plan change request with the Council. The request seeks to change the Operative Selwyn District Plan by rezoning approximately 24 hectares of rural land in Rolleston to residential land. This would enable approximately 280 residential sites.

On this page you can find all the information on the plan change request, including material that has been made available at each stage of the application process.

Map showing the affected land

Update 29 July 2021

The period for further submissions closed on 28 July 2021. No further submissions were received.

The next steps will be to determine if any further information is required in response to the matters raised in submissions, and to schedule a hearing.

Update 14 July 2021 - Further Submissions

The original submissions have been summarised and are open for further submissions until 5pm, Wednesday 28 July 2021. The period for further submissions was publicly notified in the Selwyn Times 14 July 2021.

Public Notice [PDF, 37 KB]

Summary of Submissions (Important note: When viewing the Summary of Submissions online, please make sure you use a computer, laptop or tablet. The Summary of Submissions does not work when using your mobile phone.)
Submitter’s Contact Details [PDF, 15 KB]

Further submissions may only be lodged by any person representing a relevant aspect of the public interest or that has an interest in the plan change greater than the interest the public has, or by the local authority itself.

Further submissions must be limited to matters either in support of or in opposition to an original submission made on Plan Change 75. This must be in writing and in accordance with Form 6, which is available below or from any Council Service Centre. Further submissions must be served on Selwyn District Council and a copy must be provided to the person who made the original submission no later than 5 working days after a further submission is provided to Council.

Online Submission Form 6 (Submissions closed) (Important note: When making a submission online, please make sure you use a computer, laptop or tablet. The online submission form does not work when using your mobile phone.)
PDF Submission Form 6 (Submissions closed)

Further submissions may be made through the website (this can include uploading attachments) or you can download and print the PDF further submission form.

Further submissions not lodged through the website can be:

Posted to: Selwyn District Council, PO Box 90, Rolleston 7643
Emailed to: submissions@selwyn.govt.nz
Faxed to 347-2799

Update 14 June 2021 - Submissions Received

6 submissions were received in relation to PC75 and can be viewed below. The summary of submissions, and period for further submissions, will be notified in due course.

PC75-0001 Scott Loeffler [PDF, 548 KB]
PC75-0002 Withdrawn
PC75-0003 Robert Brian Wynn-Williams [PDF, 620 KB]
PC75-0004 Carole Greenfield [PDF, 576 KB]
PC75-0005 Christchurch City Council [PDF, 1232 KB]
PC75-0006 PC number not allocated
PC75-0007 MON Group Ltd [PDF, 3653 KB]
PC75-0008 PC number not allocated
PC75-0009 PC number not allocated
PC75-0010 Canterbury Regional Council - Environment Canterbury [PDF, 1816 KB]

Update 3 June 2021 - Submissions Closed

Public submissions on Plan change request 75 closed at 5pm on Wednesday 2 June 2021. The submissions will be made publicly available in due course. Once submissions have been summarised, the period for further submissions will be notified.

Update 5 May 2021 - Public Notification

Plan Change 75 was accepted for notification at Council’s meeting on 24 March 2021.

The Plan Change will be publicly notified in the Selwyn Times newspaper on 5 May 2021.

Public Notice [PDF, 412 KB]

Any person may make a submission in support of or opposition to the plan change, or any part of it. Submissions close at 5pm Wednesday 2 June 2021.

Online Submission Form 5 (Submissions closed)
(Important note: when making a submission online, please make sure you use a computer, laptop or tablet. The online submission form does not work when using your mobile phone.)

PDF Submission Form 5 (Submissions closed)

Submissions may be made through the website or you can download and print the PDF submission form. Supporting documents and images should be emailed to Council, where possible, using the Submitter ID as a reference.

Submissions not lodged through the website can be:

Posted to: Selwyn District Council, PO Box 90, Rolleston 7643
Emailed to: submissions@selwyn.govt.nz
Faxed to 347-2799

After 2 June 2021, submissions will be summarised and made available to the public.

Update 3 May 2021 - Amended Application

The plan change application has been amended to incorporate the further information requested. The following documents supersede the original application documents received.

Private Plan Change Request - Yoursection Limited [PDF, 1217 KB]
Appendix A - Infrastructure Assessment [PDF, 746 KB]
Appendix B - Geotechnical Assessment [PDF, 5065 KB]
Appendix C - Preliminary Site Investigation Report [PDF, 3977 KB]
Appendix D - Integrated Transport Assessment [PDF, 7703 KB]
Appendix E - Landscape and Urban Design Assessment [PDF, 4420 KB]
Appendix F - Additional NPD-UD Assessment [PDF, 266 KB]
Appendix G - Evidence of Landowners Support [PDF, 258 KB]
Appendix H - Additional Assessment of Proposed District Plan [PDF, 297 KB]

Update 25 March 2021

Council considered if the plan change application should be accepted for notification at its meeting on 24 March 2021.

Report to Council [PDF, 455 KB]

Plan Change 75 was accepted for notification at Council’s meeting of 24 March 2021.

Update 12 February 2021

In response to Council’s request dated 27 January 2021, the following response was received on 11 February 2021. The response is currently being reviewed to ensure that the matters raised in the request for further information have been satisfactorily addressed.

Applicant response to Council's further information request [PDF, 9141 KB]
Urban Design, Landscape and Visual Impact Assessment UDLVIA Figures [PDF, 4379 KB]
Urban Design, Landscape and Visual Impact Assessment - Falcons Extension Plan Change UDLVIA [PDF, 272 KB]

Update 27 January 2021

The application has been reviewed and a request for further information was issued on 27 January 2021.

Further information requested [PDF, 1223 KB]

Update 14 December 2020

This application is currently being reviewed to ensure the information is adequate for public notification. Once this has been completed and any required information received it will be taken to Council to be considered for notification. If Council decides to accept the Plan Change it will be publicly notified and opened to submissions.

Application:

The Plan Change request consists of the following documents:

Application for Private Plan Change Request in a single file [PDF, 12006 KB]

Application broken into component parts:

Private Plan Change Request - Yoursection Limited [PDF, 113 KB]
Attachment 1 - Certificates of Title [PDF, 250 KB]
Attachment 2 - Proposed Outline Development Plan [PDF, 161 KB]
Attachment 3 - Section 32 Evaluation [PDF, 463 KB]
Appendix A - Infrastructure Assessment  [PDF, 570 KB]
Appendix B - Geotechnical Assessment [PDF, 2189 KB]
Appendix C - Preliminary Site Investigation  [PDF, 2939 KB]
Appendix D - Integrated Transport Assessment  [PDF, 2300 KB]
Appendix E - Landscape and Urban Design Assessment [PDF, 3533 KB]

Contact

For further information contact the team on 0800 SELWYN (735 996) or email contactus@selwyn.govt.nz