Private plan change request 78: rezone approx. 63 hectares in Rolleston
About the private plan change
On 11 January 2021 Urban Estates lodged a private plan change request with the Council. The request seeks a change to the Operative Selwyn District Plan by rezoning approximately 63 hectares of current rural land in Rolleston to residential land. This would enable approximately 750 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 proposed site
Update 5 July 2021 - Submissions Received
4 submissions were received in relation to PC78 and can be viewed online at Summit Up. (Important note: when viewing submissions online, please make sure you use a computer, laptop or tablet. The online submissions Summit Up link does not work when using your mobile phone.)
The summary of submissions, and period for further submissions, will be notified in due course.
Update 2 July 2021 - Submissions closed
Public submissions on Plan Change 78 closed at 5pm on Thursday 1 July 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 2 June 2021 - Public Notification
Private Plan Change 78 was accepted for notification at Council’s meeting on 12 May 2021.
The private plan change request will be publicly notified in the Selwyn Times newspaper on 2 June 2021.
Any person may make a submission in support of or opposition to the plan change, or any part of it. Submissions close at 5pm Thursday 1 July 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 (this can include uploading attachments) or you can download and print the PDF submission form.
Submissions not lodged through the website can be:
Posted to: Selwyn District Council, PO Box 90, Rolleston 7643
Emailed to: email@example.com
Faxed to 347-2799
After 1 July 2021, submissions will be summarised and made available to the public.
Update 7 May 2021
PC78 will be considered for notification by Council at their meeting on 12 May 2021.
Council agenda for 12 May 2021 The officer's report for PC78 starts on p146 of the agenda.
Update 12 April 2021
The applicant has supplied the following response to Council’s request for further information. The application is now considered complete and it will be taken to Council for a decision whether to: accept the application for notification; adopt the application as a Council plan change; or reject the application. If Council decides to accept or adopt the plan change it will be publicly notified and opened to submission.
Response to Information Request [PDF, 885 KB]
Attachment 1 – Land owners [PDF, 842 KB]
Attachment 2 – Updated Urban Design, Landscape and Visual Impact Assessment (replaces Appendix E of the original application) [PDF, 12081 KB]
Attachment 3 - Outline Development Plan and supporting text [PDF, 230 KB]
The applicant has also provided the following documents:
Updated Request for a Change to the Selwyn District Plan [PDF, 3084 KB]
Updated Appendix H Record of Titles [PDF, 4622 KB]
Update 15 February 2021
Further information has been requested in order to better understand the application. Once all required information has been 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 submission.
Update 12 January 2021
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.
The Plan Change request consists of the following documents:
Due to the size of the Application, it has been broken into component parts:
Appendix A: Infrastructure Report [PDF, 1256 KB]
Appendix B: Geotechnical Assessment [PDF, 5956 KB]
Appendix C: Preliminary Site Investigation, Soil Contamination [PDF, 11430 KB]
Appendix D: Integrated Transport Assessment [PDF, 4379 KB]
Appendix E: Design Statement [PDF, 5938 KB]
Appendix F: Economic Assessment - Significant Development Assessment [PDF, 5664 KB]
Appendix G: Future Growth Staging [PDF, 602 KB]
Appendix H: Records of Title [PDF, 4333 KB]
For further information contact the team on 0800 SELWYN (735 996) or email firstname.lastname@example.org