This policy was developed to assist the Council reduce the risk of dam failure in the region.
The Bay of Plenty region houses a number of large dams that are used for a variety of purposes including hydro electric generation, water supply, flood control, irrigation, farm stock supply and recreation. The policy covers the identification of at risk sites and their management.
- Public safety;
- Economic wellbeing;
- Heritage values.
|Applicable Legislation:||Building Act 2004|
|Effective Date:||13 February 2007|