Westland Economic Dev. Strategy (Closed)

Westland District Economic Development Initiatives

In accordance with Section 83 of the Local Government Act 2002, the Westland District Council gives notice of its intention to consult on the Westland District Economic Development Initiatives to be put forward for funding requests from the Regional Growth Fund or other Investment sources as part of the West Coast Regional Review.

The Statement of Proposal below outlines the reasons for the proposal and provides a summary of the relevant considerations taken by Council. A copy of the Statement of Proposal is available in PDF format below.

Any person or organisation has a right to be heard in regard to this proposal. The Council is using the Special Consultative Procedure set out on Section 83 of the Local Government Act 2002.

Making a Submission


Submissions have now closed as at Tuesday 19 June 2018, 5pm.



Key Dates

  • Monday 21 May 2018 - submissions open
  • Tuesday 19 June 2018 (5pm): submissions close
  • Thursday 28 June 2018 hearing of submissions  
  • Thursday 28 June 2018 - Council meeting to decide on final Westland District economic development initiatives

All submissions will reviewed be internally to determine whether changes to the Economic Development Plan are required.


Find out more about our Public Consultation on Westland District Economic Development Initiatives.