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Resource consent

The information in this section relates to what activities require resource consent, how to apply for resource consent and related approvals.

What is a resource consent?

A resource consent is written approval from Council for an activity that might affect the environment, and that isn't allowed as of right in our combined district and regional plan - Tairāwhiti Resource Management Plan

Our video gives a basic overview of resource consent - what it is, why you require consent and the process.

A basic overview of the resource consent process