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Bay of Plenty Regional Council Floodway and Drainage Bylaw 2008

The Floodway and Drainage Bylaw helps protect the scheme assets that have been constructed to prevent damage, danger and distress to the community from river flooding and problems associated with a lack of drainage.

Bay of Plenty Regional Navigation Safety Bylaw

Whether you sail a small dinghy, a luxury yacht or large ocean-going ship, safety on the water is everyone's concern. The navigation safety bylaw helps ensure safe use of the harbours, rivers, lakes and coastal waters of the Bay of Plenty.

You can also find out more about the work our Harbourmaster's team does both on and off the water

Rotorua Air Quality Control Bylaw 2017

The Rotorua Air Quality Control Bylaw was made by the Rotorua District Council, by resolution passed on the 26th day of August 2010.

Administration and enforcement of this bylaw was then transferred to the Bay of Plenty Regional Council.

Find out more about the work we do to improve Rotorua's Air Quality.