New Zealand King Salmon proposal
The New Zealand King Salmon Board of Inquiry considered the proposal from The New Zealand King Salmon Co. Limited (NZ King Salmon) for two plan change requests to the Marlborough Sounds Resource Management Plan (MSRMP) and applications for resource consents for salmon farms and salmon farming at nine sites in the Marlborough Sounds. A plan of the sites can be viewed on the map below.
Location of Proposed Plan Change and Resource Consents Sites
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Latest update: The Board has produced its Final report and decision - dated 22 February 2013. It can be viewed by clicking on the 'Final report and decision' link below.
Two appeals have been lodged with the High Court. The hearing on these appeals is scheduled for 27-30 May 2013 in Blenheim. For further information regarding these appeals please contact the High Court (Blenheim Registry) directly.
Read the Board of Inquiry's final report and decision here.
Read the Board of Inquiry's draft report and decision, and parties comments on the draft here.
Read the daily proceedings and transcripts and proposed consent conditions here.
Read the evidence and caucusing statements here.
Info on the Board, their meetings, correspondence and acceptance of the plan change requests.
Read the submissions, summary of submissions and the further submissions here.
Read Marlborough District Council’s key issues report, and the Planning report from the Board’s Planner Grant Eccles (AECOM).
Read the NZ King Salmon proposal and their report on the Council’s S149G report (provided by NZKS).
Read the EPA's Recommendation, Minister's Direction, and the public notice of her Direction.