Housing Accords and Special Housing Areas (Tauranga) Amendment Order 2019

2019/201

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Housing Accords and Special Housing Areas (Tauranga) Amendment Order 2019

Patsy Reddy, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 26th day of August 2019

Present:
Her Excellency the Governor-General in Council

This order is made under sections 15 to 17 of the Housing Accords and Special Housing Areas Act 2013

(a)

on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council; and

(b)

on the recommendation of the Minister of Housing made in accordance with sections 15(2) and (7) and 16(2), (3), and (4)(a)(i) of that Act.

Order

1 Title

This order is the Housing Accords and Special Housing Areas (Tauranga) Amendment Order 2019.

2 Commencement

This order comes into force on 30 August 2019.

3 Principal order

This order amends the Housing Accords and Special Housing Areas (Tauranga) Order 2017 (the principal order).

4 Clause 5 amended (Outline)

In clause 5(1)(a), replace “2 areas” with “3 areas”.

5 New Schedule 3 inserted

After Schedule 2, insert the Schedule 3 set out in the Schedule of this order.

Schedule New Schedule 3 inserted

cl 5

Schedule 3 Papamoa East (Emerald Shores Drive) special housing area

cls 6, 7

Part 1 Description of area

Land identificationRecord of title Area (ha)
Lot 2 DP 4886877014752.4282

Part 2 Criteria for qualifying developments

Maximum calculated height that buildings must not exceed:9 metres
Minimum number of dwellings to be built:30

Michael Webster,
Clerk of the Executive Council.

Explanatory note

This note is not part of the order, but is intended to indicate its general effect.

This order, which comes into force on 30 August 2019, amends the Housing Accords and Special Housing Areas (Tauranga) Order 2017 to declare 1 additional area in the district of Tauranga City Council to be a special housing area for the purposes of the Housing Accords and Special Housing Areas Act 2013 (the Act).

This order also specifies the criteria that a development in the new special housing area must meet to be a qualifying development for the purposes of the Act. Those criteria, which are additional to the requirement under the Act that the development will be predominantly residential, relate to—

  • the maximum height that buildings in the development may be:

  • the minimum number of dwellings to be built.

This order does not prescribe affordability criteria for the new special housing area.

See also the Tauranga City Council’s website for more information about special housing areas in the district.

Issued under the authority of the Legislation Act 2012.

Date of notification in Gazette: 29 August 2019.

This order is administered by the Ministry of Housing and Urban Development.