There are a number of activities which are acceptable throughout the District, or for which applications will be required, regardless of what zone they are situated in. These activities are mostly works associated with services or temporary activities.
Road construction where it relates to existing roads is provided for as of right throughout the District. New roads will require a resource consent, either as part of a subdivision or on their own. A number of activities with the potential to distract traffic will also require a resource consent.
The relocation of buildings is specifically controlled throughout the District in order to prevent substandard buildings from being located where they will detract from the amenity of the area.
Provision is made for Papakainga and Marae throughout the District on land of significance to tangata whenua.