Water Conservation Order: Ngaruroro and Clive Rivers
Decision Date: 30 August 2019
On 30 August 2019, the Special Tribunal released a recommendation report on this application for a Water Conservation Order for the Ngaruroro and Clive rivers under the Resource Management Act (1991).
We managed the application process and supported the Special Tribunal.
Latest update - 20 December 2019
Extra submission lodged with the Environment Court by Owhaoko C Trust
Further to out update on 1 October, the Environment Court has asked the EPA to make available an extra submission under s 209 of the Resource Management Act 1991 (RMA) in respect of the Special Tribunal’s recommendation report.
4 October 2019
Erratum: Special Tribunal's recommendation report
There is a small transposition error in the signed recommendation report of the Special Tribunal dated 30 August 2019. The Special Tribunal has issued an erratum and the version of the recommendation report that was made available on this website on 30 August has been corrected accordingly.
1 October 2019
Submission lodged with the Environment Court
On 1 October 2019, the EPA served notice on persons who made submissions on the original WCO application that eight parties have lodged further proceedings with the Environment Court under s 209 of the Resource Management Act 1991 (RMA) in respect of the Special Tribunal’s recommendation report.
30 August 2019
Special Tribunal's Recommendation Report released
The Special Tribunal has deliberated on the Water Conservation Order application, and has issued its report and recommendations to the Minister for the Environment for his consideration.