Resource consents

A resource consent is a written decision from the Council about something that may affect the environment or your community.

COVID-19 update – Alert Level 1

New applications 

General planning queries 

  • In-person meetings with a planning technician are available. To arrange an appointment please call us on 04 801 3590 or email planning@wcc.govt.nz.
  • We are also able to set up an online meeting if you would prefer. Once we receive a request, we will send an invite to the meeting with a link. 

Pre-application meetings 

Subdivision certification  

  • We are able to provide the full subdivision certification process. 

Unsure as to what service is right for you?

Alternatively please call or email one of our planning technicians who will be able to advise:

Resource Consents 
Phone: 04 801 3590 
Email: planning@wcc.govt.nz