Under the COVID-19 Recovery (Fast-track Consenting) Act 2020, anyone can apply for a project to be referred to an expert consenting panel.
Applications for projects to be referred to a panel are made to the Minister for the Environment. The Ministry for the Environment has more information on applications for referral on their website.
Lodged and in progress
A project to redevelop the site at 360 Dominion Road, 88 Prospect Terrace, and 113 Grange Road, Mt Eden, to accommodate a multi-level, mixed-use development including retail, commercial and residential units.
A project to develop a renewable hydrogen hub at Kapuni, South Taranaki, using wind-generated electricity.
A project to construct a 12-storey office building for office and retail use in Molesworth Street, Wellington.
The development of a new hospital on three blocks in central Dunedin.
A project to construct 246 residential dwellings in Glen Eden, including a cafe, local community centre and recreational facilities.
A project to construct and operate a film studio complex east of Wanaka township. The complex will include a film school, screening theatre and exhibition centre.
A project to develop a comprehensive care retirement village on the eastern side of the State Highway 1 expressway at Waikanae.
The subdivision of a 25 hectare block in Cromwell to create a medium density residential development and a small commercial precinct.
Decided projects – Approved
A subdivision including residential lots, neighbourhood centres and associated infrastructure and amenities on two blocks of land in Selwyn Road, south of Rolleston township in Canterbury.
A project to construct a retirement village in Kohimarama, Auckland by Ryman Healthcare Limited.
A project to develop a retirement village in Wanaka, by Winton Property Limited.
A project to construct and operate a foam factory including constructing a rail siding connection to the main trunk line.
Decided projects – declined
A project to develop 45 residential sections in Richmond, south of Nelson.
Projects awaiting lodgement
Beachlands Housing Development
The development will subdivide land and construct a housing development with the associated infrastructure in Beachlands, Auckland.
A project to extend an existing vineyard, and construct a winery complex including a restaurant, barrel hall for events, and an education facility.
Drury Central and Paerata Stations
The development of new railway stations and associated transport interchange facilities at 2 separate sites in South Auckland.
Eastern Porirua Regeneration Project - infrastructure works
A project to replace an existing watermain, and construct both a water reservoir and wetland in East Porriua, Wellington.
Kōpū Marine Precinct
The development of a marine precinct at the existing boat ramp at Kōpū, Thames.
Otawere Water Storage Reservoir
The construction and operation of a water storage reservoir and associated dams in the upper catchment of an unnamed tributary of the Waitangi River in Waimate North, Northland.
Rangitane Maritime Development
The construction a public boat ramp facility within the coastal marine area at Rangitane, Kerikeri.
Whakatāne Commercial Boat Harbour
The development of a commercial boat harbour, associated facilities and a channel to the Whakatāne River.