Regulatory Committee

The Regulatory Committee meetings are held from 9.00am at the Council Chambers in Thames.

Meeting Schedule

Find out when the next meeting is scheduled by using our Events & Meetings calendar section.


Regulatory Committee Membership

The Regulatory Committee conduct hearings under the Resource Management Act 1991 and consider regulatory and statutory matters as delegated. It undertakes any functions as requested or delegated by Council from time to time provided the functions conform to the Local Government Act 2002

The Regulatory Committee members are:

Operations Manager for Community Environment, Barry Smedts supports this committee. 


Regulatory Committee Support

Committees of Council are supported by the Governance team.

If you wish to address Council or its Committees during a public forum session please contact the Governance team.  See our Public Participation at Meetings page for more information.

Committee Secretary:Governance team

Phone : 07 868 0200


Purpose of the Regulatory Committee

  1. To conduct hearings under the Resource Management Act 1991 and consider regulatory and statutory matters as delegated.
  2. To undertake any functions as requested or delegated by Council from time to time provided the functions conform to the Local Government Act 2002.

Regulatory Committee, meeting as a Hearing Committee shall be delegated authority to hear and determine matters including but not limited to:

Resource Management Act 1991

Public Works Act 1981

Local Government Act 2002

Local Government Act 1974

Sale of Liquor Act 1989

Reserves Act 1977

Delegated decisions

Council Policy


Agenda (Order Paper)

To read an Agenda online, select the meeting date below then use the linked index to see each item in the list.

Please note, however, that all appendix references also need to be manually selected from the master list.

All Order Papers are listed two (2) clear working days prior to a meeting. The list below outlines our future meetings dates for 2018. These dates are subject to change.

  • 15 March 2018 - Meeting cancelled
  • 26 April 2018
  • 7 June 2018 - Meeting cancelled
  • 19 July 2018
  • 30 August 2018
  • 11 October 2018 - Meeting cancelled
  • 22 November 2018 - Meeting cancelled

Confirmed Minutes

Minutes are updated and published once confirmed at the following meeting.

  • 15 March 2018
  • 26 April 2018
  • 7 June 2018
  • 19 July 2018
  • 30 August 2018
  • 11 October 2018
  • 22 November 2018