When you're ready to apply, here's what you'll need to do.
The TRMP has the information you must include with each type of resource consent application. Use the matching 'information required' as a checklist when you are putting your application together.
Some information is needed 'as required'. This means it depends on the details of your proposal. If you are unsure, contact our duty planner.
Click on the following links to go to the relevant chapter for your type of resource consent.
|Land use consents (land)||Chapter 19 - Information Required With Consent Applications (pdf, 70 KB) (pdf, 370 KB) (pdf, 542 KB)|
|Land use consents (water-bodies)||Chapter 29 - Information Required with Consent Applications (pdf, 109 KB)|
|Coastal permits||Chapter 26 - Information Required with Coastal Permit Applications (pdf, 36 KB)|
|Water permits||Chapter 32 - Information Required with Permit Applications (pdf, 86 KB)|
|Discharge permits||Chapter 37 - Information Required with Discharge Permit Applications (pdf, 78 KB)|
You can post your application or drop it in at any of our offices in Richmond, Motueka, Murchison or Takaka.
When we get your application we give it a quick first check to make sure it's complete.
If we find you're missing something important, we may:
You will find lots of useful information online on applying for a resource consent.
One example is the Ministry for the Environment:
An everyday guide to the Resource Management Act series 2.1: applying for a Resource Consent.
You can also contact our resource consents team for help on 03 543-8400.