Whangarei District - Rural Production, Coastal Countryside or Countryside Zoning Design controls in the rural environments
Introduced in 2018 and applies if you plan to build a house in Whangarei District in an area which is either Rural Production, Coastal Countryside or Countryside zoning. Check with the Whangarei District Council to confirm any colour restrictions that may apply to your project.
Refer to BS5252. The colour selection for buildings and structures must be made from the following indicators (based on the Auckland Council publication 'Colour for Buildings').
Reflectance Value (RV) and Greyness Groups. The predominant walls colours, have a RV rating of:
Greyness Group A
Greyness Group B
Greyness Group C
Greyness Group D
An RV rating of:
Greyness Group: A
Greyness Group: B
Greyness Group: C