Long Term Plan Consultation Document 2018/28

Please read the Consultation Document before providing your feedback.  Supporting documentation is also available.  You may use the online submission form below to make a submission to the Long Term Plan 2018/28, or print a form and handwrite your submission.  Grant forms are available here.

If you provide your email address in the form below a copy of your feedback will be emailed back to you.

Please note:

  • Your name and feedback will be public documents, all other personal details will remain private.
  • The ' * ' indicates mandatory fields which must be completed.
  • Feedback must be received by 4pm, Monday 23 April 2018.
  • Council meetings to hear and deliberate on submissions will be open to the public, except as otherwise provided in the Local Government Official Information and Meetings Act 1987.
Submitter Details
Ratepayer Details
Rates Affordability

Your suggested rating increase level.

Future Growth and Development

Option One:  Do you support Council’s initiative to prepare a spatial plan for the South Wairarapa as outlined on page 4 of the Consultation Document? Cost: $300,000 over 10 years. Impact on rates:  0.23% per annum increase; or

Option Two:  Continue to allow growth in an unstructured way. This option would have no immediate impact on rates, but could result in higher rates in the future due to less efficient use of Council resources than could be achieved with planned development.

 

Youth Training and Development

Option One:  Do you support Council’s initiative to provide grants to support youth training and development and to provide recreational activities as outlined on page 5 of the Consultation Document? Cost: $75,000 per annum. Impact on rates:  0.57% per annum increase; or

Option Two:  Status quo with no impact on rates.

Promoting and Enhancing our District

Option One:  Do you support Council’s initiative to promote and enhance our district as outlined on page 5 of the Consultation Document?  Cost:  300,000 over 10 years.  Impact on rates:  0.23% per annum increase; or

Option Two:  Status quo with no impact on rates; or

Option Three:  Proceed with annual expenditure at a level other than that proposed.

Infrastructure for Visitors

Option One:  Do you support Council’s initiative to provide more infrastructure for visitors (e.g. more public toilets, drinking fountains, motor caravan dumping stations, better rubbish and recycling facilities) as outlined on page 5 of the Consultation Document? Cost: $50,000 per annum for 5 years. Impact on rates:  0.006% per annum increase; or

Option Two:  Status quo with no impact on rates.

Sports Coordination

Option One:  Do you support central coordination of sport across the district as outlined on page 5 of the Consultation Document? Estimated cost of $50,000 per annum (a further 0.38% per annum rates increase); or

Option Two:  Status quo with no impact on rates.

Reducing Waste Going to Landfills

Council is considering the following changes, indicate which of the following you would support (costs not included in LTP budgets).

This service is estimated to cost $73,000 per annum (a further 0.55% per annum rates increase).  See page 6 of the Consultation Document for more detail.

This service is estimated to cost $32,000 per annum (a further 0.24% per annum rates increase). See page 6 of the Consultation Document for more detail.

This service is estimated to cost $7,000 per annum (a further 0.05% per annum rates increase). See page 6 of the Consultation Document for more detail.

This service is estimated to cost $14,000 per annum (a further 0.11% per annum rates increase). See page 6 of the Consultation Document for more detail.

Water Conservation

Council is considering ways to conserve water.

Option One:  Do you support undertaking a feasibility study to investigate ways to reduce water usage or increase water storage? The study is estimated to cost $50,000 (a further 0.38% per annum rates increase for the 2018/19 year only). See page 6 of the Consultation Document for more detail; or

Option Two:  Do you support continuation of Council’s current approach to water conservation i.e. encouraging users to reduce their water usage as outlined on page 6 of the Consultation Document?; or

Option Three:  What other options would you like Council to investigate to conserve water in our district?

Fees and Charges
Grants
Other Feedback

Council would like to hear any other feedback you have in relation to the content of the Consultation Document or any of the LTP supporting information or anything you think needs to be included that is not.