Under the COVID-19 Recovery (Fast-track Consenting) Act 2020 (the Act), an expert consenting panel must invite comments on the draft conditions of a resource consent application, or notice of requirement, from every person or group that provided comments in response to an invitation given under clause 17.
Waikato Regional Council draft conditions on the Ohinewai Foam Factory application (PDF, 401KB)
Waikato District Council land use conditions on the Ohinewai Foam Factory application (PDF, 320KB)
The EPA received 6 comments from invited parties, and a response from the applicant on the draft conditions on behalf of the Panel.
Comments were received by the EPA no later than 9.00 am Friday 20 August 2021.
Comments from the applicant
Comments from the applicant on the draft conditions (PDF, 382KB)
Comments from invited parties
Comments from Heritage New Zealand (PDF, 471KB)
Comments from the Lumsden Family Trust (PDF, 94KB)
Comments from Shanette and Richard Marsh (PDF, 98KB)
Comments from Ohinewai Area Committee (PDF, 466KB)
Comments from Ohinewai Lands Limited (PDF, 157KB)
Comments from Waikato District Council (PDF, 131KB)
Comments from Waikato Regional Council (PDF, 222KB)
Comments from Waka Kotahi NZTA (PDF, 107KB)
Applicant's response to comments
The Panel has given the applicant the opportunity to respond to comments received on the draft conditions. On 20 August 2021, the applicant provided their response.
Response to comments made on the draft conditions (PDF, 233KB)
Email regarding late comment received on the draft conditions (PDF, 196KB)
Applicant's response to comments on draft conditions made by Ohinewai Area Committee (PDF, 187KB)
Image of rail siding with no barrier (PNG, 1.6MB)