Proposed bylaw changes
New bylaws adopted
Submissions on the draft 2023 bylaws closed on 4 August, with hearings held on 14 September 2023. Thank you for all of the feedback received.
The new 2023 bylaws related to cemeteries, alcohol control and freedom camping came into force on 16 October 2023.
Taupō District Council is reviewing bylaws related to cemeteries, alcohol control and freedom camping.
As part of the review, Council has proposed some changes to each bylaw, and wants your feedback. These changes include expanding the alcohol-free zone in the Taupō CBD, changing the required depth of plots in cemeteries, and making it more clear which areas prohibit freedom camping.