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24 Jun 2019

Consultation on proposed changes to Navigation Safety Bylaw

The Nelson City Council has reviewed its Navigation Safety Bylaw 2012 (No.218) and proposes to amend it. The Council would like to know what you think of the proposed changes. The purpose of the bylaw is to ensure the safety of all users of Nelson’s navigable waterways – the coastal waters and rivers.

A copy of the proposal can be found at, or at Council’s Customer Service Centre and libraries.

Submissions can be made:

Submissions opened on 21 June 2019 and must be received no later than 4pm Wednesday 24 July 2019.

Any person who wishes to speak to the Council in support of their submission will be given the opportunity to address the Council at hearings on Tuesday 6 August 2019.