Tamarind Taranaki Limited

On 8 March 2018, Tamarind Taranaki Limited lodged applications for marine consent and marine discharge consent for development drilling activities in the Tui Field, offshore Taranaki.

Tamarind’s applications are for the drilling of up to five sidetrack development wells from up to four of its existing wells, including the associated logistical and environmental monitoring activities. Tamarind's applications also include a marine discharge consent to discharge offshore processing drainage from deck drains aboard a drill rig.

Latest update - 15 August 2018: The Board received advice from the the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment and a report from the EPA Māori Advisory Committee (Ngā Kaihautū Tikanga Taiao) on 13 August 2018. The advice and report can be viewed on the Reports and Advice Page.

The applications

Learn more about Tamarind’s applications for marine consent and marine discharge consent and view the application documents

Decision makers and procedures

View information about the Board of Inquiry appointed for Tamarind Taranaki Ltd's applications for publicly notified marine consents.


View the submissions and public notice for Tamarind's applications for marine consent and marine dicharge consent.

Contact us

Contact information for Tamarind's development drilling applications

Correspondence to and from the Board

View correspondence sent to the Tamarind Board of Inquiry as well as minutes and directions from the Board.

Reports and advice

View the reports and advice sought in relation to Tamarind's development drilling applications

Evidence and expert conferencing

View the evidence provided by the Tamarind (the Applicant) and submitters, and the information relating to expert conferencing.

The Hearing

View the information on the Tamarind hearing, the hearing notice and the hearing schedule.