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Compliance Policy

The purpose of our Compliance Policy is to provide an understanding of our approach to activities that impact negatively on environmental damage, public health, safety and well-being.

What the Compliance Policy does

This policy is designed to protect and promote the long-term sustainable management of:

  • Auckland's natural and physical resources
  • quality buildings, urban spaces and infrastructure 
  • strong healthy communities.

What the Compliance Policy covers

  • What laws the Regulatory Compliance Unit uses to monitor compliance.
  • The principles of compliance.
  • How we encourage compliance.
  • How we respond to non-compliance.
  • How we assess risk.
  • What to expect if you complain.
  • How we recover costs.

Get a copy of the Compliance and Enforcement Policy