RMA Reform

1. Despite 98% of submitters opposing the Government’s proposal to weaken Sections 6 and 7 of the RMA (which includes protection of the habitat of trout and salmon), they still wish to proceed.

Here’s our submission…

RMA Changes – Discussion Document NZFFA Submission V2.0

 

2. Seems it goes from bad to worse as now  Nick Smith MP proposes a root and branch rewrite of the RMA.  Could this be the end of protecting freshwater and the habitat of trout and salmon on the promise that it will make Auckland houses cheaper?  Perverse or what?

http://www.radionz.co.nz/national/programmes/morningreport/audio/20164411/ten-major-changes-proposed-for-rma

 

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