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Colours for buildings within the Waikato Coastal Zone

The proposed Waikato District Plan recognises the natural character of the coastal environment as a matter of national importance.

Most buildings in the Coastal Zone require resource consent as a Controlled Activity, with control reserved over:

Such controls are designed to maintain the natural character and amenity of the coastal environment.

The exterior colour of new buildings (and alterations to existing buildings) is an important consideration for the Coastal Zone environment. Colours that are sympathetic with, and complementary to, the coastal environment are deemed appropriate for this zone.

The following Resene colours identify acceptable colours for the Coastal Zone of the Waikato District.

Resene Bronze

Resene Forest Green
Resene Ming
Resene Ming

Resene Xanadu

Resene Cinnamon

Resene Bush

Resene Juniper

Resene Flax

Resene Irish Coffee

Resene Sherwood Green

Resene Bermuda Grey

Resene Lemon Grass

Resene Spice

Resene Clover

Resene Patina

Resene Granite Green

Resene Leather

Resene Green Leaf

Resene Laurel

Resene Stonewall

Resene Cement

Resene Grass Hopper

Resene Blue Smoke

Resene Grey Olive

Resene Rickshaw

Resene West Coast

Resene Neutral Bay

Resene Thistle
These colours are a representation only. Please refer to the actual paint or product sample. Resene colour charts, testpots and samples are available for ordering online.

Should you wish to discuss the coastal zone requirements any further please contact the Duty Planner at Waikato District Council.
Phone: 07 824 8633

Resene colours are available in a wide range of Resene paints from Resene ColorShops.

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