Panel report on proposed new Waste Management and Minimisation Bylaw 2019:
Governing Body has adopted the proposal with changes in response to matters raised, including to:
Allow composting on any premises where it is a permitted activity in the Auckland Unitary Plan, without requiring a bylaw approval;
Allow for burial of dead nuisance pests found adjacent to a person’s property;
Better connect Bylaw purpose to the conditions council may impose on approvals; and
Clarify terminology and related information notes to better inform the public.
The new Bylaw will come into effect on 25 October 2019.
Source: Insights Report on Auckland Council.