Planning Rule Change for Housing Growth

Monday 8 July 2024, 8:12AM

By News Online


Housing Crisis
Housing Crisis Credit: News Online

Housing Minister Chris Bishop has unveiled six major changes aimed at boosting housing growth in New Zealand. The government says these changes aim to free up land for development, eliminate unnecessary planning obstacles, and streamline the process of constructing new homes to ensure ample development opportunities in key urban areas. We break down the proposed changes. Read: Government Plans to Increase Housing by Changing Planning Rules