JOINT NOTIFICATION OF APPLICATIONS FOR RESOURCE CONSENT UNDER THE RESOURCE MANAGEMENT ACT 1991
The application for this resource consent was withdrawn Monday, 1 October 2018.
Suspension of the processing of the applications and Hearing postponement.
The applicant has made a request to suspend the processing of the applications under s91A of the Resource Management Act. Therefore, the hearing scheduled to commence at 9am on Wednesday, 8 August 2018 has been postponed until further notice.
The Northland Regional Council Consents and Hearing Administrator will notify all parties once the processing of the application recommences.
For further information, please see Minute No. 3 here.
29/06/2018: A joint statement from Northland Regional Council and Kaipara District Council on Commissioner Appointment -
The Northland Regional Council and Kaipara District Council have appointed four Commissioners to jointly hear and decide the applications made by Tegel Foods Limited for a free range poultry broiler farm near Mititai. The Commissioners are Sharon McGarry, Rob Lieffering, Reginald Proffit and Mark Farnsworth, with Commissioner McGarry being appointed Chairperson. The Commissioners have extensive hearings experience which covers the range of technical, cultural and local issues that have been raised by submissions on these applications.
Hearing agenda and section 42A Reports of both NRC and KDC.
- 25 July 2018 - Hearing Minute No. 3
- 18 July 2018 - Hearing Minute No. 2
- 28 June 2018 - Hearing Minute No. 1
Submissions closed on Wednesday, 7 March 2018.
Northland Regional Council (NRC) and Kaipara District Council (KDC) have received applications from Tegel Foods Limited for resource consents associated with the development and operation of a free range poultry broiler farm at 5763 and 5802 State Highway 12, Arapohue, Dargaville.
Background to application:
Northland Regional Council (NRC) and Kaipara District Council (KDC) received applications from Tegel Foods Limited for resource consents associated with the development and operation of a free range poultry broiler farm at 5763 and 5802 State Highway 12, Arapohue, Dargaville.
Submissions closed Wednesday, 7 March 2018.
You can find submissions to the Resource Consent by clicking here.
You can see what happens now submissions have closed here in the flow diagram.
The submission process is statutory and for more information about how the process works, this article from the Ministry of the Environment (opens in new window) has a full documentation of the process Council's undertake for a Resource Consent.
Tegel Foods Limited
5763 and 5802 State Highway 12
Activities associated with the development and operation of a free range poultry broiler farm.
Applications made to Northland Regional Council
Resource consent applications made to NRC include:
- the taking and use of groundwater,
- the diversion of surface water as a result of flood protection works,
- the discharge of contaminants (mainly odour) to air, and
- earthworks for the development of the site and quarrying.
Applications made to Kaipara District Council
Resource consent applications made to KDC include:
- land use consent for breaches of rules relating to earthworks,
- a reduced setback of buildings from the intersection of State Highway 12 and Whakahara Road,
- the storage and use of hazardous substances, and
- road construction works.
Both councils hold full copies of the application documents and assessments of environmental effects which can be viewed or purchased at the following locations:
NRC – www.nrc.govt.nz and at 36 Water Street, Whangarei; and
KDC – Electronic Application and at the KDC offices at 42 Hokianga Road, Dargaville and Unit 6, The Hub, 6 Molesworth Drive, Mangawhai
If you have any questions about the applications, please contact:
For NRC consent applications: Stuart Savill on 09 470 1101, free phone 0800 002 004, firstname.lastname@example.org; or
For KDC consent application: David Badham on 09 438 5343, email@example.com.
Any person may make a submission on the application, but a person who is a trade competitor of the applicant may do so only if that person is directly affected by an effect of the activity to which the application relates that (a) adversely affects the environment; and (b) does not relate to trade competition or the effects of trade competition.
You may make a submission on the applications made to the NRC and KDC by sending a written to the address below to:
NRC: Private Bag 9021, Whāngārei Mail Centre, Whāngārei 0148 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
KDC: Unit 6, 6 Molesworth Drive, Mangawhai 0505 or email@example.com.