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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
Under Covid-19 Alert Level 1, we are back to the regular process of gathering resource consents.
For more information on Covid-19 and our alert levels, please visit wellington.govt.nz/covid19
You need a resource consent to subdivide your property, or for any building work that doesn’t comply with the Wellington City District Plan.
Once you've established you need a resource consent, there are things you need to do before you apply.
A resource consent is a written decision from the Council about a building project that may affect the environment or your community.
Understand the costs involved when applying for a resource consent.
Find out how to apply for an extension of time or change the conditions of a resource consent or consent notice.
Find out how to give feedback on or written approval for a resource consent application.
You can object to or appeal a decision made about your resource consent application.