Hearing Decisions

June

Tuesday, 4th Jun 2019

Christchurch City Council

CRC190445

Commissioner(s): David Caldwell, Emma Christmas, Hoani Langsbury, Hugh Leersnyder

The decision of the Hearing Panel is to grant, with conditions, consent for the  comprehensive discharge of stormwater within Christchurch City onto or into land, into water and into coastal environments. The duration shall be a term of 25 years.

Tuesday, 26th Jun 2018

Canterbury Landscape Supplies Limited

CRC175344, CRC175345

Commissioner(s): Sharon McGarry, John Iseli

The decision was to refuse the retrospective applications to discharge contaminants into air and onto land from a composting operation and stockpiling of compost on land at 97 Diversion Road, Swannanoa.

Friday, 15th Jun 2018

Waimakariri District Council

CRC183143

Commissioner(s): Sharon McGarry

The decision was to grant, subject to conditions, a water permit to take groundwater for Community water supply purposes as part of the Oxford Rural supply scheme and createa community drinking water supply protection zone round the bore, near McPhedrons Road, Oxford.

May

Monday, 20th May 2019

Pigeon Bay Aquaculture Limited

CRC175136

Commissioner(s): Sharon McGarry

The decision of the Hearing Commissioner is to grant, with conditions, consent to occupy the coastal marine area wth structures, disturb the seabed, and deposit marine debris (shell and organic matter) and to discharge contaminants associated with marine farming into the coastal marine area at Big Bay, Banks Peninsula.

March

Wednesday, 20th Mar 2019

Tullyhue Farm Limited

CRC181789, CRC181790, CRC191588, LUC17/112

Commissioner(s): Ken Lawn, Yvonne Couch-Lewis

The joint decision of Environment Canterbury and Ashburton District Council has been released. The decision is to grant, with conditions, consent to undertake earthworks to realign part of the Wakanui Creek, permanently divert water and remove vegetation in the riparian margin for a term of 5 years.

December

Wednesday, 12th Dec 2018

Hurunui District Council

CRC185084

Commissioner(s): Sharon McGarry

The decision was to grant with conditions consent to discharge treated wastewater from the Hanmer Springs wastewater treatment plant into the Chatterton River, at 211 Hanmer Springs Road, Hanmer Springs.

Tuesday, 11th Dec 2018

Hurunui Water Project Limited

CRC182166

Commissioner(s): Sharon McGarry; Yvette Couch-Lewis

The decision of the Hearing Commissioners was to refuse the application to discharge nutrients to land in the Omihi Valley/Upper Waipara area.

October

Monday, 15th Oct 2018

Hurunui District Council

CRC175709

Commissioner(s): Emma Christmas

The decision was to grant with conditions consent to take groundwater for a community water supply near Racecourse Road, Amberley.

Tuesday, 9th Oct 2018

Selwyn District Council

CRC183459

Commissioner(s): Sharon McGarry

The decision was to grant with conditions consent to take and use groundwater for a community water supply at Vernon Drive, Lincoln.

July

Friday, 6th Jul 2018

Rangitata Diversion Race Management Limited

CRC170651, CRC170652, CRC170653, CRC170654, CRC170655, CRC170656, CRC170657, CRC70659, CRC170660, CRC170662, CRC182535, CRC182536, CRC182537, CRC182538, CRC182539, CRC182540, CRC182541, CRC182542, CRC182630, CRC182631, CRC184147 and LUC16/0067, LUC17/0122

Commissioner(s): Paul Rogers, Greg Burrell, Yvette Couch-Lewis

The joint decision of Environment Canterbury and Ashburton District Council was to grant, with conditions, consents to construct, maintain and operate a large water storage facility; including a replacement fish screen, on the eastern side of the Rangitata River near Klondyke – the Klondyke Storage proposal.