Kate Mackness

Qualifications: BA Otago MPP Auck

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About Kate

A full member of the New Zealand Planning Institute, and a Committee member of the Waikato branch.

A member of the Resource Management Law Association.


Urban planning; planning frameworks; district plans; policy development under the Resource Management Act

Research Interests

Research interests include urban planning, spatial planning, planning frameworks and policy development. Local government is also an area of interest, as is politics and social housing.Professional planning practice is another key area.

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Papers Taught


Kate teaches a range of planning papers relating to urban planning, policy development, planning methods and professional planning practice.

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