Place naming
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What is proposed?

The proposal is to alter the unofficial place name Meyers Creek to the official name, Meyer Creek, for the stream flowing from north of the proposed Meyer Pass south then east for approximately 9.5km to its confluence with Waihao River South Branch.

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What happens next?

The Board will consider the submissions received for this proposal at its next hui on 30 April 2024. The outcome of that consideration will be that either the Board itself or the Minister for Land Information will make the final decision. This page will be updated when the final decision is made.


The Board considered this proposal report at its hui on 22 June 2023. The proposals are notified for one month so that the public can make submissions supporting or objecting to the names.


26 September 2023 - Three “Meyer” place names proposed to be made official