December 2007, Ref. INFO 242
How we respond to the issue of climate change now will determine the shape of our future – our economy, environment, and communities. Local decision-makers and others with an interest in the subject will be wondering how and when to address the impacts of climate change, under the Resource Management Act 1991.
The Ministry for the Environment has produced a factsheet which provides some basic guidance and suggests other resources that local decision-makers can call on to assist them.