This page has information about the status of all listed and referred projects in the fast-track consenting process.

This page is updated once-weekly. The information is correct as at 7 April 2021.

Listed projects

These are projects that are listed in the Act. Applicants can lodge resource consent applications or notices of requirement directly with the EPA.

Approved projects 

Declined projects 

Lodged and in progress 

Awaiting lodgement 

Unlikely to proceed*

Te Ara Tupua - Ngauranga to Petone shared path


Queenstown Arterials Project

 Papakāinga Development - Kaitaia 

Wellington Metro Upgrade Programme

Papakāinga Development - Rāpaki, Christchurch


Waitohi Picton Ferry Precinct Redevelopment

Papakāinga Development - Waitara Taranaki

Unitec Residential Development

Matawii Water Storage Reservoir- Kaikohe



Papakura to Drury South State Highway 1 improvements**

Britomart Station eastern end upgrade



Papakura to Pukeōhe rail electrification Part 1**


Te Pā Tāhuna Residential Development




Northern Pathway - Westhaven to Akoranga shared path

Papakāinga Development - Point Chevalier Auckland





Papakāinga Development - Whaingaroa Raglan





Papakāinga Development - Chatham Islands

* An applicant may elect not to proceed with an application to the EPA under fast-track, even if eligible to do so, for many reasons, such as electing to proceed under another consenting pathway such as the Resource Management Act 1991, or because the scope and timing of the project has changed.

** This application will be lodged in two parts.

Referred projects

These projects must meet eligibility criteria and be referred by the Minister for the Environment, through an Order in Council. Once approved, applicants can lodge applications or notices or requirement with the EPA.

Approved projects

Declined projects

Lodged and in progress

Awaiting lodgement

Unlikely to proceed*


Kohimarama Comprehensive Care Retirement Village


Clutha Upper Waitaki Lines Project (CUWLP) Works and Workers' Village



Northbrook Wanaka Retirement Village

Molesworth St Office Development




The Vines Affordable Subdivision






Dominion Rd Mixed-use Development





Ohinewai Foam Factory





Eastern Porirua Regeneration - Infrastructure Works




 Nola Estate






Silverlight Studios





Brennan Winery, restaurant, education and event complex


Wooing Tree Estate