Invitation to comment
The expert consenting panel must invite written comments on the resource consent application or notice of requirement from the persons or groups set out in clauses 17 and 18 of Schedule 6 of the Act.
On 21 September 2020 the Rāpaki expert consenting panel invited comments on the application. Comments needed to be received by the EPA by 12 October 2020.
We received 16 comments. You can read the full comment by clicking on the name of the commenter. Personal details have been redacted from the comments.
Read the factsheet on making a comment on a Fast-track consenting application (PDF, 218KB)
Local and Central government comments
Christchurch City Council comments (PDF, 27MB)
Map image to accompany Christchurch City Council comments (PDF, 878KB)
Department of Conservation comments (PDF, 563KB)
Environment Canterbury comments (PDF, 1.2MB)
Heritage New Zealand comments (PDF, 690KB)
Minister for Arts, Culture and Heritage - Rt Hon Jacinda Ardern comments (PDF, 106KB)
Minister for Treaty of Wātangi Negotiations - Hon Andrew Little comments (PDF, 269KB)
Minister for Māori Crown Relations - Hon Kelvin Davis comments (PDF, 668KB)
Hon Nanaia Mahuta comments (PDF, 381KB)
Other organisations and individual comments
Kitti Couch comments (PDF, 3.2MB)
Yvette Couch-Lewis comments (PDF, 120KB)
Marie Duffull comments (PDF, 504KB)
Generation Zero comments (PDF, 358KB)
A Mitchell comments (PDF, 611KB)
New Zealand Infracom comments (PDF, 610KB)
J and G Swindells comments (PDF, 422KB)
Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu comments (PDF, 1.2MB)
Te Hapū o Ngāti Wheke Inc comments (PDF, 86KB)
Applicant's response to comments
The applicant, Te Mahi Korowai Trust, has responded to the comments from the invited parties.
Te Mahi Korowai Trust comments (PDF, 649KB)
Email from Christchurch City Council regarding stormwater (PDF, 952KB)
The applicant responded on 12 November 2020 to the comments from Te Hapū o Ngāti Wheke Inc, including a copy of the Trust deed and the certificate of title for the project site.
Te Mahi Korowai Trust covering email and comments (PDF, 242KB)
Trust deed for the Te Mahi Korowai Trust and Certificate of Title of the property at 2 Rapaki Drive (PDF, 334KB)