Why New Zealand Must Legalise Density

New Zealand Economics Politics Submissions

My submission to Parliament’s Environment Committee on the urgent bipartisan housing bill which would significantly expand allowable density in New Zealand’s cities.

Mitchell Palmer https://mitchellpalmer.nz (Yale-NUS College)

I submitted to Parliament in support of the bipartisan housing bill proposed by the Government and Oppposition, which would significantly limit councils’ ability to restrict density in New Zealand cities. I submitted in favour of this bill and made a series of suggestions to improve it:

You can find the text of my submission here and the video of my oral submission here.


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