Environment and Services Committee
This committee considers and recommends to Council strategies, rules, policies and other methods, with regard to the HBRC responsibilities or involvement with Land Drainage and River Control under the Local Government Act 2002; Land Drainage and Rivers Control Act 1941 and Land Drainage Act 1908; Biosecurity under the Local Government Act 2002 and the Biosecurity Act 1993; Resource Management Act 1991; and National Policy Statements; National Environmental Standards; and relevant associated legislation. The committee also considers and approves strategies and implementation of maritime and navigation safety under the Maritime Transport Act 1994.
- Elected Members: All Councillors
- Appointed Members: 1 Māori Committee representative & 1 Regional Planning Committee tangata whenua representative
- Chair: Tom Belford
- Deputy Chairman: Peter Beaven