The Auckland Unitary Plan

Material incorporated by reference

The Proposed Auckland Unitary Plan occasionally refers to publications that act as a measure to help applicants comply with rules or provisions in the plan. These publications are known as 'material incorporated by reference'.

Submissions on the material incorporated by reference closed on 20 September 2013.

View the publications

Most of the publications are available for viewing through the links below. You can also request a copy of the material incorporated by reference (with the exception of standards) on a CD through council service centres, libraries or local board offices, or by calling 09 301 0101.

Auckland Council is unable to provide copies of standards (New Zealand and international) due to matters of copyright. These must be obtained directly from the source. We have provided links below.

Council publications »

Government publications »

New Zealand Standards »

New Zealand Fire Fighting Water Supplies Code of Practice SNZ PAS 4509:2003 (PDF 4MB)

All other standards are published by Standards New Zealand and cannot be viewed online for copyright reasons. You can view these at any Auckland library, or visit the Standards New Zealand website to obtain copies.


Health and Disability Sector Standards (2001)

New Zealand Standard - Management of Agrichemicals (NZS: 8409:2004)

New Zealand Standard for Design for Access and Mobility - Buildings and Associated Facilities (NZS: 4121-2001)

New Zealand Standard for Off-Street Parking - Parking Facilities Part 1: Off-Street Car Parking (AS/NZS 2890.1 2004)

New Zealand Standard for Radiofrequency Fields Part 1: Maximum exposure levels 3 kHz to 300 GHz (NZS 2772.1:1999)

New Zealand Standard HB8630:2004 for Walking Tracks (1 January 2004)

New Zealand Standard on Acoustics – Construction Noise (NZS 6803: 1999)

New Zealand Standard on Acoustics - Environmental Noise (NZS:6802:2008)

New Zealand Standard on Acoustics - Measurement of Environmental Sound (NZS 6801:2008)

New Zealand Standard on Airport Noise Management and Land Use (NZS6805:1992)

New Zealand Standard on Environmental Standard for Drilling of Soil and Rock (NZS 4411:2001)

New Zealand Standard on Noise Acoustics - Wind Farm Noise (NZS:6808-2010)

New Zealand Standard on Ventilation for Acceptable Indoor Air Quality (NZS 4303:1990)

New Zealand Standards (NZS) - Assessing and Managing Contaminants in Soil

New Zealand Tracks and Outdoor Visitor Structures Standard (SNZ HB 8630:2004).

NZ Standards Institute CP22 (1962) and amendments

Oil Spill Management TP:GS 54.01

OVERSEER ® model


International Standards »

Australian standards

The following documents are published by Standards Australia and cannot be viewed online for copyright reasons. You can view these at any Auckland library or visit the Standards Australia website to obtain copies.

Australian Standard 1725 - Chain-link Fabric Security Fences and Gates

Australian Standards AS 4282-1997 Lighting (Control of the Obtrusive Effects of Outdoor Lighting) Tables 2.1 and 2.2

British standards

The following documents are published by British Standards and cannot be viewed online for copyright reasons. To obtain copies, contact BSI Group.

British Standard Guide to measurement and evaluation of human exposure to whole-body mechanical vibration and repeated shock (BS6841:1987)

British Standards Framework for colour co-ordination for building purposes (BS5252:1976)


Other publications »

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