Documents incorporated by reference

Documents incorporated by reference are publications which have been referred to in the Proposed One Plan and that have standards or rules that have to be complied with (that is, they have ‘legal effect’). Note that when a document has a specific publication date, any more recent versions or amendments will not be applicable.

The following is a full list of these documents.

Most are available for viewing online through the links below. Full sets of the documents incorporated by reference are also available for viewing at:

Horizons Regional Council     Horizons Regional Council
11-15 Victoria Avenue     181 Guyton Street
Palmerston North     Wanganui

You can also arrange to view the documents at any Horizons depot or office around the region by calling 0508 800 800.

Council publications

Horizons Regional Council

Greater Wellington Regional Council

Government publications

Department of Conservation

Maritime New Zealand

Ministry for the Environment



The following documents are published by Standards New Zealand and cannot be viewed online for copyright reasons. Please contact Horizons to arrange to see a copy of these standards.

  • NZS 4411:2001 Environmental Standard for Drilling of Soil and Rock - This document is incorporated by Policy 15-2A, and Rules 15-4 and 15-13
  • NZS 8409:2004 Management of Agrichemicals - This document is incorporated by Rules 14-2, 17-33 and 17-34

Other documents