Oakura Shared Pathway - Resource Consent Application

Status: Closed
Closes: 5pm Thursday 19 March 2020

Resource consent application: construction of cycle/pedestrian trail within significant natural areas, Surrey Hill Road, Oakura

New Plymouth District Council (NPDC), as the Consent Authority, has received a resource consent application (ref. LUC19/47644) from Beca Ltd on behalf of New Plymouth District Council (Projects Team).

The application seeks approval to construct and maintain the Pukeiti to Oakura cycleway/pedestrian track – ‘Te Ara A Ruhihiweratini: The Pathway of Ruhihiweratini’ – through two significant natural areas (SNAs) off Surrey Hill Road, on land legally described as Lot 2 DP 5130 and Lot 1 DP 16359.

The proposal will involve removal and disturbance of indigenous vegetation within the SNAs.

The proposal is a Restricted Discretionary Activity under Rule ECO-R4 of the Proposed New Plymouth District Plan.  
This application has been notified under section 95A(3)(a) of the Resource Management Act 1991.

The application can be viewed below or during normal office hours at the Civic Centre, Liardet Street, New Plymouth. 

Any person wishing to make a submission on this application may do so by sending a written submission to NPDC by 5pm on Thursday 19 March.

Application information

Submission form