Engineering Standards

The Engineering Standards 2003 have been replaced by the Nelson City Council Land Development Manual 2010. However, for applications lodged prior to 29 July 2010, the Nelson City Council Engineering Standards 2003 may apply where specifically referenced by condition of consent.  

Go to the Land Development Manual page for more information and downloads.

PDF Downloads of the 2003 Engineering Standards

Complete documents

Engineering Standards text (563KB PDF)

Engineering Standards drawings  (5.6MB PDF) (this file contains all the drawings listed below)

Drawing sub-sections

Section II: Requirements for Drawings (133KB PDF)

Section III - IV - V: Drainage (2.9MB PDF)

Section VI: Street Works (1.2MB PDF)

Section VII: Water (537KB PDF)

Section VIII: Electrical Reticulation and Street Lighting (69KB PDF)

Section IX: Telephone Reticulation (75KB PDF)

Section X: Excavation and Reinstatement Works within the Road Reserve (218KB PDF)

Section XI: Erosion and Sedimentation Control (602KB PDF)