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.

COVID-19 Recovery (Fast-track Consenting) Act 2020 - Ministry for the Environment website

Lodged and in progress

Kohimarama Comprehensive Care Retirement Village

A project to construct a retirement village in Kohimarama, Auckland by Ryman Healthcare Ltd. 

Nola Estate 

A project to construct 246 residential dwellings in Glen Eden, including a cafe, local community centre and recreational facilities. 

Northbrook Wanaka retirement village

A project to develop a retirement village in Wanaka, by Winton Property Limited.

The Vines Affordable Subdivision

A project to develop 45 residential sections in Richmond, south of Nelson.