Christchurch City Council's Cranford Regeneration Plan was approved on 17 August 2017 by Hon Gerry Brownlee, acting on behalf of the Minister supporting Greater Christchurch Regeneration under section 38 of the Greater Christchurch Regeneration Act 2016. It comes into effect on 31 August 2017.
During the second half of 2016 Christchurch City Council (the Council) began investigating the appropriateness of rezoning rural zoned land at the edges of the Cranford Basin.
On 23 December 2016 the Cranford Regeneration Plan Outline, was approved by then Minister supporting Greater Christchurch Regeneration Gerry Brownlee.
Following public engagement, the Council finalised and submitted the draft Regeneration Plan to Regenerate Christchurch for review in August 2017. Regenerate Christchurch then made a recommendation to the Minister acting on behalf of the Minister supporting Greater Christchurch Regeneration to approve the draft Regeneration Plan.
The Minister’s report on decisions made in approving the Cranford Regeneration Plan outlines his decision and the reasons for making the decision to approve the Regeneration Plan.
For more information, see the page below.