Freshwater Management Group

The West Coast Regional Council is looking for interested residents in Westland to join the Hokitika Freshwater Management Group.

Purpose of the Hokitika FMU group
The purpose of the Group is to engage with the community to identify their values for, and understand the issues with, freshwater quality and quantity in the Hokitika Freshwater Management Unit (FMU).
The Group will then make recommendations to the Council Resource Management Committee (RMC) for future plan provisions and work programmes to manage the land and water resources within the FMU.

Community Information Sessions

Date 21 January 2020
Time 5.30pm
Venue Westland District Council Chambers
Attendees Open to the public


Date 23 January 2020
Time 5.30pm
Venue Harihari Community Hall
Attendees Open to the public


Click here for information for applicants and the meeting agenda.

Information about the group terms of reference and area map are available here.

Applications Close 7 February 2020.

Information about applying to join the Hokitika FMU Group