Long Term Plan

Big Challenges Big Decisions

The Long Term Plan is an important document as it sets our strategic direction for the next 10 years (2021-2031) and includes project priorities, budgets and rates forecasts. Our consultation document is available below and we look forward to receiving your feedback.

2021/31 Long Term Plan Consultation Document PDF
2021/31 Long Term Plan Consultation Document EBOOK
2021/31 Long Term Plan Consultation Feedback form PDF
PLEASE CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE LTP CORRECTION

Making a submission

We really want to hear your thoughts so are providing multiple ways to make a submission. Written submissions must be made by 5pm Friday 30 April.

  • Online here
  • By email, either by responding to the question within the body of the email or with a scanned submission form, to ltp@swdc.govt.nz
  • By posting the completed submission form to Council Offices, PO Box 6, Martinborough 5741
  • By dropping off the completed submission form to your local library of the Council offices at 19 Kitchener Street Martinborough
  • If you prefer to make a verbal submission only, phone 06 306 9611 to arrange.

Public meetings

Public meetings are being held in each of the three towns during the consultation period to give you an opportunity to ask questions before making a submission:

  • Monday 12 April, 7pm – ANZAC Hall, Featherston
  • Wednesday 14 April, 7pm – WBS Room, Greytown Town Centre
  • Thursday 15 April, 7pm – Waihinga Centre, Martinborough & Zoom Call

Online participation by Zoom is available for the meeting on Thursday 15 April. Unfortunately due to technical limitations we are unable to make this available for the other meetings but you are able to attend even if you reside outside of Martinborough.

To participate by Zoom, you will need to pre-register here to receive the log-on details.

Important dates

  • Wednesday 31 March – Consultations open online, with print copies available in Council offices and libraries
  • Wednesday 7 April – LTP Consultation Document published in Wairarapa Midweek
  • Friday 30 April, 5pm – Submissions close
  • Tuesday 25 May – Submission hearings and deliberations
  • Wednesday 26 May – Submission hearings and deliberations
  • Thursday 27 May – Deliberations (reserve day)
  • Wednesday 30 June – LTP adopted by Council

To view the Spatial Plan please click here


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