Make a submission - Proposed District Plan

Anyone can make a submission on the Proposed District Plan using one of the following options:


Make an online submission via the ePlan (see below for step guide)


Download a Word document of the submission form or pick up a hard copy submission form from the following council offices:

  1. Kaikohe, Head Office, 5 Memorial Drive
  2. Kaitāia, Te Ahu, Corner Matthews Avenue and South Road
  3. Kerikeri, John Butler Centre 60 Kerikeri Road

Scan and email

Scan and email your hard copy submission form or submission to

By post


Proposed District Plan,
Strategic Planning and Policy,

Far North District Council,
Private Bag 752,

Hand in

Deliver your hard copy submission form to any Far North District Council office or library, from 8am – 5pm Monday to Friday.
Written submissions must be submitted on the council submission form, or on the prescribed form being Form 5 of the Resource Management (Forms, Fees and Procedures) Regulations 2003.
Your submission must state whether you want to present your submission at a council hearing on the Proposed District Plan.


Friend of a submitter service

We are offering a friend of the submitter service to help you make your submission. The “Friend of the Submitter” is an independent planning consultant who can assist you to understand the planning process and help you make an effective submission. There is no cost for this service.

If you wish to use the Friend of the Submitter Service, please email or call 0800 920 029 and ask for the District Planning Team.  

Last updated 01 November 2022