Resource consents

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

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New applications

For new resource consent applications, we encourage you to apply online. Alternatively, email applications to

For non-resource consent applications (for example, change of conditions), you can also email 

Pre-application advice

You can meet with us to discuss your proposal before you submit a resource consent application.

Resource consent pre-application meetings

Subdivision certification

We are able to provide the full subdivision certification process at a reduced capacity.