Water Conservation Order: Ngaruroro and Clive Rivers
On 30 August 2019, the Special Tribunal released a recommendation report on this application for a Water Conservation Order for the Ngaruroro and Clive rivers under the Resource Management Act (1991).
We managed the application process and supported the Special Tribunal.
Latest update - 4 October 2019
Erratum: Special Tribunal's recommendation report
There is a small transposition error in the signed recommendation report of the Special Tribunal dated 30 August 2019. The Special Tribunal has issued an erratum and the version of the recommendation report that was made available on this website on 30 August has been corrected accordingly.
1 October 2019
Submission lodged with the Environment Court
On 1 October 2019, the EPA served notice on persons who made submissions on the original WCO application that eight parties have lodged further proceedings with the Environment Court under s 209 of the Resource Management Act 1991 (RMA) in respect of the Special Tribunal’s recommendation report.
30 August 2019
Special Tribunal's Recommendation Report released
The Special Tribunal has deliberated on the Water Conservation Order application, and has issued its report and recommendations to the Minister for the Environment for his consideration.
The application concerns the entire length of the Ngaruroro River, the tributaries, hydraulically connected groundwater, and the 7 km long Clive River.
A Special Tribunal was set up to consider the application for a Water Conservation Order for the Ngaruroro and Clive Rivers.
Read the application documents for a Water Conservation Order on the Ngaruroro and Clive Rivers.
Read about the notification and submissions received for the Water Conservation Order for Ngaruroro and Clive Rivers.
Minutes and directions of the Special Tribunal. Please check this page regularly for further correspondence from the Special Tribunal.
Read requests to the Tribunal from the applicants, submitters, local authorities and other parties. The response may be as a Tribunal minute and direction.
Here you'll find evidence provided by the applicants and submitters related to Stage 1 and Stage 2 of the Ngaruroro and Clive River Water Conservation Order hea...
Read reports, advice, and joint witness statements from expert conferencing for the Water Conservation Order for Ngaruroro and Clive Rivers.
Read information about the hearing, evidence presented, and hearing schedule updates for the Water Conservation Order for Ngaruroro and Clive rivers.
Contact the Water Conservation Order: Ngaruroro and Clive Rivers project team.
Read previous web updates on the Water Conservation Order application.
The Water Conservation Order for Ngaruroro and Clive Rivers was re-notified on 25 July 2018. Read about the additional notification and submissions received.
The Special Tribunal for the Water Conservation Order application for the Ngaruroro and Clive rivers publicly released its report on 30 August 2019.
Eight parties have lodged further proceedings with the Environment Court regarding the Special Tribunal's recommendation report on the Water Conservation Order ...