Environment and Growth Strategy

​​​​​​​​​The Waipa 2050 project is a framework focused on planning for the future in an integrated and coordinated manner.  It is a key component to implementing Future Proof in the Waipa district. 

It consists of the following key documents:

  • Operative Waipa District Plan
  • Environment Strategy
  • Town Concept Plans
  • District Growth Strategy​

District Growth Strategy

A District Growth Strategy​ is a plan to manage the growth of the district with the overall aim to take an integrated approach to managing growth. Our District Growth Strategy was reviewed in 2017.

Environment Strategy

Waipa is a diverse district that is renowned for its outstanding landscapes and special sites.
The Environment Strategy provides guidance to the council and community on how environmental issues and features should be managed.

The goal of the Environment Strategy is to:

  • Promote a vision for change in the Waipa District
  • Set goals that will achieve and sustain the vision over time
  • Identify the issues that need to be managed
  • Identify current actions, likely solutions and clarifying functions
  • Prioritise each issue according to its significance and achievability
  • Implement a monitoring and review process​


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