Residential Development Council

Advocating for sustainable residential development and investment

The Residential Development Council is a forum for property professionals and industry leaders championing a pro-development culture at a central and local government level.


Our mission: To provide leadership and advocacy for New Zealand’s sustainable residential development and investment.



  • Greater accountability and transparency within the existing planning system.
  • Further reform to enable economic prosperity, employment opportunities, prosperous communities, and social progress.
  • Facilitate and enable a planning system that enables the development of new, and the rejuvenation of existing communities to house our growing population.


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Please contact Residential Development Council secretary Harry Wright for more information.

Residential Development Summit

New Zealand’s foremost residential event and popular one day summit – an essential update on the New Zealand residential development sector and housing market, with a focus on Auckland.

For more information on the Residential Development Summit.

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