Silver Fern Farms Limited

  • Submissions opened: Saturday, 19th Jun 2021 - 1:00am
  • Submissions closed: Friday, 16th Jul 2021 - 5:00pm


Applicant: Silver Fern Farms Limited
Address for service:

C/- Chapman Tripp
PO Box 2510, Christchurch 8140
Attn: Jo Appleyard
03 353 0022 /

Silver Fern Farms Limited has applied to the Canterbury Regional Council to renew two resource consents relating to the discharge of meat processing wastewater to land and the coastal marine area from a meat processing facility located at 111 The Avenue, Pareora.

CRC203304 – A discharge permit to discharge water and contaminants onto land via irrigation. The discharge area is the applicant’s land adjacent to the processing facility and Pareora Village.

CRC203305 – A coastal permit to discharge water and contaminants into the coastal marine area via an existing above ground outfall pipe, and to operate and maintain the outfall structure. The outfall structure is immediately adjacent to the meat processing facility.

The applicant has requested a consent duration of 25 years for each consent.


The above applications including the Assessment of Environmental Effects may be viewed here or at the Environment Canterbury offices at 200 Tuam Street, Christchurch or 75 Church Street, Timaru.

 Any person may make a written submission on any of the above applications.

 All submissions should be sent to Environment Canterbury PO Box 345 Christchurch 8140; or emailed to; or made online.  Any signed written copy must be sent to the Applicant at the address for service detailed above.

 A submission should include your name, address and phone number, the applicant’s name, and consent application number.  A submission must state your reason for submission, whether you support or oppose the application and if you wish to be heard in support of your submission.

 For advice on the applications please email or phone 03 353 9007 or 0800 324 636

Submissions must be received by Environment Canterbury not later than 5 p.m. on Friday 16 July 2021.

Application and Assessment of Environmental Effects (AEE) Documents; and word version submission form


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