Hearing: Monday 11 November to Wednesday 13 November 2019.
Starts: 9am - venue in Richmond to be confirmed.
The Commissioners released a minute on 13 September to set down the timetable, process and information requirements for anybody involved in the Hearing [note updated 16 September regarding the venue is to be confirmed]. You can see it in the documents section below.
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The timetable is:
If you're a submitter who isn't getting a professional to provide technical evidence - you give your evidence at the Hearing.
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Nelson Regional Sewerage Business Unit.
Bell Island, Waimea Inlet; 150 Bell Island Access, via Best Island; and adjacent coastal marine area.
Island No 2 Bell Waimea East District (CT56/193); and coastal marine area.
Details of the proposal are summarised in the public notice, and the resource consents sought include:
Replacement for Permit NN000539V2 - Discharge of treated wastewater into Waimea Inlet from Bell Island WWTP.
Replacement for Permit NN000541 - Discharge of contaminants (primarily odour) to air from Bell Island WWTP.
Replacement for Permit RM071151 - To discharge treated wastewater to land (to the north west of the Bell Island WWTP) by way of irrigation.
Discharge of treated wastewater to land via seepage from clay-lined facilities (ponds) at the Bell Island WWTP.
To occupy the coastal marine area and to use and maintain an existing pipe and diffuser outlet structure, required for the discharge to coastal water.
The applicant's contact details are:c/- Duncan Cotterill, PO Box 5, Christchurch 8140