Any land development or use of natural or physical resources may require a resource consent.
A resource consent is required when an activity is not permitted by rules in our District Plan. Find out how to apply for a resource consent.
A Certificate of Compliance is confirmation that you do not need a resource consent for a planned activity.
Only requiring authorities can ask to use land for particular work or project and for a designation to be provided for in a district plan. Find out how to apply.
After you have lodged a resource consent application several processes may take place including a call for submissions and hearings.
Once your resource consent is granted, it will list conditions. Find out how to comply with conditions, site inspections, changing or cancelling conditions and consent notices.
Find out how we monitor work to ensure it complies with the District Plan and the Resource Management Act, and the enforcement actions we carry out.
View a list of notified applications which are open for submission and search for previous applications.
Search our database of resource consents submitted to us over the years.
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