Hurupaki Holdings Ltd

Hearing closed

  • Council RefsWDC Ref SL2100046 and NRC Ref APP.043180.01.01
  • ProposalA joint notified resource consent application by Hurupaki Holdings Ltd to create a 76 residential allotment subdivision at 131 and 189 Three Mile Bush Road, Kamo. Landuse consent to establish and operate a café; building setback and building coverage infringements; undertake bulk earthworks for a subdivision, including the diversion and discharge of stormwater associated with earthworks.
  • CategorySubdivision and Land Use
  • Applicant nameHurupaki Holdings Ltd
  • StatusDecision Made

131 and 189 Three Mile Bush Road, Whangārei 0112  View Map

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Whangarei District Council (WDC) and Northland Regional Council (NRC) have received the following joint applications for resource consent. 

Description of application

WDC Ref: SL2100046

Subdivision to create 76 residential allotments, inclusive of recreation and drainage reserve, internal servicing and roading, relocation of stone walls, and landscape and ecological rehabilitation and enhancement, in the General Residential and Rural Production Zones.

Landuse consent to establish and operate a café within proposed Lot 22; and building setback and building coverage infringements associated with future development on proposed Lots 55 – 76.

This application is assessed as Non-complying activity.

Please see amended proposal documents received 2 April 2022 under 'Further Info' below. 

NRC Ref: APP.043180.01.01

Undertake approximately 56,000 cubic metres of earthworks (including associated stormwater diversions and discharges) over an area of approximately 5.6 hectares for the development of a 76 lot residential subdivision and to discharge stormwater to water from the subdivision once it is developed.

The following consents are required

  • To undertake earthworks.
  • To divert stormwater associated with the earthworks.
  • To discharge stormwater associated with the earthworks to land where it may enter water.
  • To discharge stormwater to water from the subdivision. 


Submissions closed on 1 February 2022. 

This notice is given pursuant to Section 95A of the Resource Management Act 1991. 

R Forlong
Whangarei District Council

S Savil
Northland Regional Council

11 December 2021


The public hearing was held on Thursday 12 May 2022 from 9:00am via Microsoft Teams and adjourned by the Commissioner at 4:05pm on Thursday 12 May 2022.

The Commissioner advised the hearing was formally closed on 13 June 2022 and his decision was issued on 17 June 2022. This can be viewed under ‘Decision’ below.

View the full recording of the meeting in this series of videos:

Hurupaki Holdings SL2100046 hearing

No submissions were received for NRC application APP.043180.01.01 so Northland Regional Council has issued the decision.

Northland Regional Council – Decision – issued 29 March 2022 (


s42A Hearing Report(PDF, 527KB)

Appendix 1: Application as lodged (as listed below)

Appendix 2: Amended application 2 April 2022 (as listed below)

Appendix 3: Landscape and visual simulation 5 April 2022(PDF, 7MB)

Appendix 4: Submissions received(PDF, 7MB)

Appendix 5: Northland Regional Council decision report(PDF, 4MB)

Appendix 6: Council’s Development Engineer report(PDF, 2MB)

Appendix 7: Memorandum – Specialist review advice assessment of landscape effects(PDF, 878KB)