Trans-Tasman Resources Limited 2016

Decision Date: 03 August 2017

This page has information about Trans-Tasman Resources Limited's 2016 application to extract and process iron sand within the South Taranaki Bight.

Latest update: 3 April 2020

On 3 April 2020 the Court of Appeal released its decision on the appeals against the High Court decision quashing the EPA decision to grant marine consents to Trans-Tasman Resources Limited (TTRL).

We are considering the findings.

Read the Court of Appeal decision (PDF, 961KB)

Decision and Appeals

View the decision and information about appeals.

The application

Learn about the application lodged by Trans-Tasman Resources Limited to extract and process iron sand within the South Taranaki Bight.

Reports, advice and evidence

​The marine consent process allows the EPA to obtain advice on any aspect of a marine consent application or on an activity that is associated with it.

The hearing

Information relating to the TTRL hearing is provided on this page.

Decision-making Committee

The EPA Board appointed a Decision-making Committee to the application by TTRL for marine consents and marine discharge consents.

Submissions received

Public submissions are an important part of the publicly notified application process.

Contacts

Key contacts for TTRL's application for marine consents and marine discharge consents.