Consent Notices

When is a common boundary not a common boundary? This question has been raised recently in relation to a consent notice. If you subdivide or develop a property council may sometimes require a consent notice to be registered on the new certificates of Title. The document will specify a condition that council want owners of …

New Tauranga City Plan

The Tauranga City Council has released its new ‘City Plan’. This is a document that sets out the legal rules for how you can build or develop the land that you own within the Tauranga City boundaries. It’s a big document and yes there are lots of rules on what you can and cannot do. …

Minden Lifestyle Structure Plan – Update

Council have been working on a new Minden Lifestyle Structure Plan which will provide for subdivision in this area for up to 30 additional lots total in this zone at the time of writing. I was asked by an affected Landowner to prepare an application for subdivision in anticipation of the council releasing the new …