Consent application forms

Resource consent application forms and associated documents are grouped by type below. Please contact us if you need help finding anything.

Farming application forms (includes dairy effluent discharge)

Discharge dairy effluent and to store dairy effluent – CON080 

Farming activities: Orange Zone only – CON501 

Farming activities: Orange Zone including other nutrient allocation areas – CON502 

Farming activities: Red Zone – CON503

Farming activities: Sensitive Lake Zones – CON505 

Farming activities: Selwyn Te Waihora catchment – CON508 

Farming activities: Selwyn Te Waihora catchment – CON509

Air (includes burners and outdoor burning)

Small scale burners outside Christchurch Clean Air Zone (CCAZ) – CON300

Authorisation of an ultra low emission burner/low emission burner or pellet burner – CON301

Discharge to air – spray coating – CON302 

Water (includes take and use of groundwater)

Take and use of groundwater – CON200 

Written approval of persons likely affected by water permit – CON511 

Discharges (wastewater and stormwater)

Discharge stormwater into land – CON060

Discharge stormwater into surface water – CON061 

Discharge of contaminants into land from an onsite wastewater system – CON070

Land use (gravel and bore permits)

Install or alter a bore – CON001

Land use including works in or within 7.5 metres of the beds of lakes and rivers – CON020

Extraction of gravel – CON050

Forms for all other activities

Application for resource consent – CON499 

Permitted activity forms

Application for a certificate of compliance – CON120 

Application for a certificate of existing use – CON121 

General process forms (transfer, name or address change, withdrawl, surrender)

Change of name for application in progress – CON500 

Written approval of persons likely affected

Withdraw application for a resource consent – CON530 

Transfer of resource consent – CON540  

Partial transfer of resource consent ground surface water – CON541A

Partial transfer of resource consent – CON541B

Transfer of water permit to another site – CON542 

Full surrender of resource consent – CON550  

Partial surrender of resource consent – CON551  

Application to reduce rate of take on consent – CON552  

Change of address – CON560  

Change or cancel conditions – CON570

Information return forms (to comply with consent conditions)

Flowmeter and datalogger installation – CON580  

Flowmeter verification form – CON581  

Non-standard installation approval 

Open channel and partially filled pipe installation and commissioning

Bore log report 

Hearings forms

Submission on resource consent application – CON520

Submission on an application for a resource consent by a person on whom notice of the application has been served – CON521

Withdrawal of right to be heard – CON522 

Withdrawal of submission lodged – CON523 

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  • As further forms are developed, they will appear on this page. In the meantime, you may need a form which is only available directly from Customer Services. Please contact us if you have any questions.