Planning is one of those professions that none of your friends ever really understand. Even when you say “town planner” you still get lots of blank stares. Let us try to demystify it for you today. In New Zealand, Planning is generally split into two areas: policy planning and resource consent planning. Policy planning relates to writing the plan provisions (rules, objectives and policies) that control development. Resource consent planners work in the context of those rules,
When you hear the term Planner, what do you think? Hopefully it doesn’t conjure up images of Jennifer Lopez and Matthew McConaughey in the really cheesy Wedding Planner movie!
At Planning Plus, we’re a team of environmental planners. We’ve studied planning, spent many years being planners and love planning. But… what is a planner? What do we do? And why does someone need a planner?
What is a Planner?
We are Environmental Planners. That means we work on projects that sha