OMV New Zealand Limited

On 27 March 2018, OMV New Zealand Limited lodged an application with the EPA for a marine discharge consent.

OMV's application is for the discharge of trace amounts of harmful substances, as offshore processing drainage, from the deck drains of one or more Mobile Offshore Drilling Units, offshore Taranaki.

The submission period closed on 9 July 2018 at 5pm.

Latest update - 14 August 2018: The hearing schedule is now available. The hearing is scheduled to start on 4 September 2018 in New Plymouth. You can view the hearing notice and schedule in the Hearing section below.

The application

Learn more about OMV's application for marine discharge consent and view the application documents

Decision makers and procedures

View information about the Decision-making Committee appointed to decide the application.


View the submissions and public notice for OMV's application for marine dicharge consent.

Contact us

Contact information for OMV's marine discharge consent application

Reports and advice

The marine consent process allows us to obtain advice on any aspect of a marine consent application or on any associated activities.

Decision-making Committee Correspondence

View the correspondence to and from the Decision-making Committee (DMC).

Other matters

View Official Information Act requests and our responses relating to this application.

The Hearing

View information about the OMV hearing, the hearing notice and the hearing schedule.

Evidence and expert conferencing

View the evidence provided by OMV New Zealand Ltd and submitters, and the information relating to expert conferencing.