Resource Management (Forms, Fees, and Procedure) Regulations 2003

Form 13 Submission on application concerning resource consent or esplanade strip that is subject to public notification or limited notification by consent authority

Sections 41D, 95A, 95B, 95C, 96, 127(3), 136(4), 137(5)(c), and 234(4), Resource Management Act 1991

To [name of consent authority]

Name of submitter: [full name]

This is a submission on an application from [name of applicant] for a resource consent (or for a change or cancellation of a condition of a resource consent or for a transfer of a water permit or for a transfer of a discharge permit or for a variation or cancellation of an instrument creating an esplanade strip).

[Briefly describe

  • if an application for a resource consent, the type, proposed activity, and location of the resource consent:

  • if an application for a change or cancellation of a condition of a resource consent, the type and location of the resource consent, the relevant condition, and any proposed change:

  • if an application for a transfer of a water permit or discharge permit, the site for which the permit has been granted and, if relevant, the part of the permit proposed to be transferred:

  • if an application for a variation or cancellation of an instrument creating an esplanade strip, a description of the strip and its location and any proposed variation.]

I am/am not* a trade competitor for the purposes of section 308B of the Resource Management Act 1991.

*Select one.

*I am/am not† directly affected by an effect of the subject matter of the submission that—

(a)

adversely affects the environment; and

(b)

does not relate to trade competition or the effects of trade competition.

*Delete this paragraph if you are not a trade competitor.
†Select one.

The specific parts of the application that my submission relates to are—

[give details].

My submission is—

[include

  • whether you support or oppose the application or specific parts of it:

  • whether you are neutral regarding the application or specific parts of it:

  • the reasons for your views].

I seek the following decision from the consent authority:

[give precise details, including the parts of the application you wish to have amended and the general nature of any conditions sought].

I wish (or do not wish) to be heard in support of my submission.

*If others make a similar submission, I will consider presenting a joint case with them at the hearing.

*Delete if you would not consider presenting a joint case.

I request/do not request*, pursuant to section 100A of the Act, that you delegate your functions, powers, and duties to hear and decide the application to 1 or more hearings commissioners who are not members of the local authority.

*Select one.

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Signature of submitter
(or person authorised to sign
on behalf of submitter)

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Date
(A signature is not required if you make your submission by electronic means.)

Electronic address for service of submitter:
Telephone:
Postal address (or alternative method of service under section 352 of the Act):
Contact person: [name and designation, if applicable]

Note to submitter

If you are making a submission to the Environmental Protection Authority, you should use form 16B.

The closing date for serving submissions on the consent authority is the 20th working day after the date on which public or limited notification is given. If the application is subject to limited notification, the consent authority may adopt an earlier closing date for submissions once the consent authority receives responses from all affected persons.

You must serve a copy of your submission on the applicant as soon as is reasonably practicable after you have served your submission on the consent authority.

If you are a trade competitor, your right to make a submission may be limited by the trade competition provisions in Part 11A of the Resource Management Act 1991.

If you make a request under section 100A of the Resource Management Act 1991, you must do so in writing no later than 5 working days after the close of submissions and you may be liable to meet or contribute to the costs of the hearings commissioner or commissioners. You may not make a request under section 100A of the Resource Management Act 1991 in relation to an application for a coastal permit to carry out an activity that a regional coastal plan describes as a restricted coastal activity.

Please note that your submission (or part of your submission) may be struck out if the authority is satisfied that at least 1 of the following applies to the submission (or part of the submission):

  • it is frivolous or vexatious:

  • it discloses no reasonable or relevant case:

  • it would be an abuse of the hearing process to allow the submission (or the part) to be taken further:

  • it contains offensive language:

  • it is supported only by material that purports to be independent expert evidence, but has been prepared by a person who is not independent or who does not have sufficient specialised knowledge or skill to give expert advice on the matter.

Schedule 1 form 13: substituted, on 1 June 2006, by regulation 10(7) of the Resource Management (Forms, Fees, and Procedure) Amendment Regulations 2006 (SR 2006/99).

Schedule 1 form 13 heading: amended, on 18 October 2017, by regulation 15(1) of the Resource Management (Forms, Fees, and Procedure) Amendment Regulations 2017 (LI 2017/231).

Schedule 1 form 13 heading: amended, on 1 November 2010, by regulation 19(1) of the Resource Management (Forms, Fees, and Procedure) Amendment Regulations 2010 (SR 2010/279).

Schedule 1 form 13: amended, on 18 October 2017, by regulation 15(1) of the Resource Management (Forms, Fees, and Procedure) Amendment Regulations 2017 (LI 2017/231).

Schedule 1 form 13: amended, on 3 March 2015, by regulation 8(1) of the Resource Management (Forms, Fees, and Procedure) Amendment Regulations 2014 (LI 2014/386).

Schedule 1 form 13: amended, on 3 March 2015, by regulation 8(2) of the Resource Management (Forms, Fees, and Procedure) Amendment Regulations 2014 (LI 2014/386).

Schedule 1 form 13: amended, on 1 November 2010, by regulation 19(1) of the Resource Management (Forms, Fees, and Procedure) Amendment Regulations 2010 (SR 2010/279).