Water Conservation Order: Te Waikoropupū Springs

An application for a water conservation order for Te Waikoropupū Springs has been lodged with the Minister for the Environment.

The most up-to-date draft version of Te Waikoropupū Springs and the Arthur Marble Aquifer Water Conservation Order is available to read.

Te Waikoropupū Springs and the Arthur Marble Aquifer Water Conservation Order (pdf 727KB)

Latest update 9 April 2019

The hearing for this application closed in August 2018. The Special Tribunal members have been drafting their report to the Minister for the Environment and this will be made publicly available once completed.

 

About the application

The parties' conservation order seeks protection of Te Waikoropupū Springs on the basis of cultural, scientific, ecological, and recreational values.

Application documents

The application documents prepared by the applicants and submitted to the Ministry for the Environment are available here

About the Special Tribunal

A Special Tribunal was set up to consider this water conservation order application.

Submissions and Notification

The water conservation order for Te Waikoropupū Springs was publicly notified on 31 January 2018. Submissions closed at 4 pm, 14 March 2018.

Contact us

Contact the WCO: Te Waikoropupū Springs project team.

Tribunal minutes and directions

Minutes and directions of the Special Tribunal. Please check this page regularly for further correspondence from the Special Tribunal.

Evidence

The evidence provided by the applicants and submitters is now available.

Hearing

Find information on the Te Waikoropupū Springs hearing, the hearing notice, and updates to the hearing schedule as these become available.

Previous proposal updates

Here are all the previous web updates on the proposal.