Environmental Reference Group

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Meeting Schedule 2019

Meeting schedule 2019

Note:  Meeting times and dates are publicly notified and subject to change, to confirm dates contact Democracy Services.

This is the primary forum for advice to the Council during the developmental stages for water, energy, waste, biodiversity, urban design and transport management, in the context of Council’s roles and priorities.

The group is not the sole representative of the community's views, but provides balanced advice on direction and topical issues. Up to 15 members can sit on the Environmental Reference Group at any one time. In addition, our two Treaty partners (Port Nicholson Block Settlement Trust and Te Rūnanga o Ngati Toa Rangatira Incorporated), are invited to attend and represent their views.

Terms of Reference (77KB PDF) | Text version (16KB Doc)



  • Mark Ashby
  • Mike Britton
  • Lynn Cadenhead
  • Mark Fenwick (Chair)
  • Chris Paulin
  • Martin Payne
  • Chris Watson
  • Andrew Wilks

Wellington City Council representatives:

  • To be confirmed

Annual reports

These annual reports give information on the Environmental Reference Group's work and achievements and how they've addressed issues:

More information

Contact Kay Houlahan, Democracy Advisor


021 2478679