RESOURCE MANAGEMENT ACT 1991
RESOURCE CONSENT APPLICATION (RM140051)
Notification is given that the Mackenzie District Council has received an application for a resource consent from:
B Rae C/- Land Services Group Ltd, PO Box 611, Timaru
The application is for a subdivision consent to subdivide Section 18 Tekapo Village into two allotments. In the Residential 1 Zone the minimum lot size for front lots is 400m2 (net area) and 500m2 (net area) for rear lots. The application proposes the following allotments: Lot 1 – 352m2 and Lot 2 – 548m2 (467m2 net area). The status of the application is non-complying.
Location: The site is located at 14 Allan Street, Lake Tekapo.
Prohibited Fire Season
Total Fire Ban - South Canterbury
Notice is hereby given that Pursuant to Section 22 of the Forest and Rural Fires Act 1977, the lighting of fires in the open air in the whole of the South Canterbury Rural Fire District is prohibited from midnight Saturday 24 January 2015.
A meeting of the Audit and Risk Sub-committee has been called for 9.30am on Tuesday, February 3 at the council chambers in Fairlie. The purpose of this meeting is to consider a council management report from Audit New Zealand. This report will be in the agenda, which goes on the council website three days before the meeting.
Effective until further notice.
NO watering of lawns.
Gardens can be watered for a maximum of two hours per day between the hours of 7pm and 8am.
These restrictions have been put in place due to low river/lake levels.
Mackenzie District Council
The council has recently updated some bylaws, policies and strategies:
Click here for copies of the new Freedom Camping Bylaw and Strategy and information about how public submissions were addressed.
Click here for copies of the new Dog Control Bylaw and Policy.
Click here for copies of other council bylaws and policies.
Click on the links below for the current wheelie bin collection calendars. These calendars show which weeks are for red bin/rubbish collection and yellow bin/recycling collection. Remember to check under the lid of your yellow bin for a list of items that can be recycled.Tekapo, Burkes Pass, Kimbell, Fairlie and Albury kerbside collection calendar
Road closure of unnamed and unformed roads off Braemar Road, Lake Tekapo.
Would you like to understand more about the value of the dark skies of the Mackenzie?
Check out the documentary "Dark Sky" on You Tube which was produced by Jerry Rock-Archer and Laura Sargisson for their Masters of Science Communication.