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

Form 16C Further submission to Environmental Protection Authority where matter relates to request for preparation of regional plan, request for change to plan or regional policy statement, change to plan or regional policy statement, or variation to proposed plan or proposed regional policy statement where Minister has made a direction under section 142(2) or 147(1)(a) or (b) of the Resource Management Act 1991

Sections 149F and 149O, Resource Management Act 1991

To the Environmental Protection Authority

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Full name of person making further submission:

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This is a further submission in support of/in opposition to* a submission on the following request for the preparation of a regional plan/request for change to plan or regional policy statement/change to plan or regional policy statement/variation to proposed plan or proposed regional policy statement* (the proposal): [name of proposed plan or regional policy statement, change to plan or regional policy statement, or variation to proposed plan or proposed regional policy statement].

*Select one.
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I am [state whether you are—

  • a person representing a relevant aspect of the public interest. In this case, also explain the grounds for saying that you come within this category; or

  • a person who has an interest in the proposal that is greater than the interest that the general public has. In this case, also explain the grounds for saying that you come within this category; or

  • the local authority].

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I support/oppose* the submission of [name and address of original submitter and submission number of original submission if available].

*Select one.
5

The particular parts of the submission I support/oppose* are: [clearly indicate which parts of the original submission you support or oppose, together with any relevant provisions of the proposal].

*Select one.
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The reasons for my support/opposition* are: [specify reasons].

*Select one.
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I seek that the whole/part [describe part]* of the submission be allowed/disallowed*: [specify precise details].

*Select one.
8

I wish/do not wish* to be heard in support of my further submission.

*Select one.
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Omit this paragraph if you would not consider presenting a joint case.

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

Date:

*Signature of person making further submission or person authorised to sign on behalf of person making further submission:

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)]

*A signature is not required if you make your submission by electronic means.
Note to person making further submission

You must serve a copy of your further submission on the applicant and the original submitter no later than 5 working days after the date on which you provide the Environmental Protection Authority with the further submission.

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 16C: inserted, on 1 November 2010, by regulation 19(2) of the Resource Management (Forms, Fees, and Procedure) Amendment Regulations 2010 (SR 2010/279).

Schedule 1 form 16C heading: amended, on 3 September 2020, by regulation 7(1) of the Resource Management (Forms, Fees, and Procedure) Amendment Regulations 2020 (LI 2020/180).

Schedule 1 form 16C: amended, on 3 September 2020, by regulation 7(1) of the Resource Management (Forms, Fees, and Procedure) Amendment Regulations 2020 (LI 2020/180).

Schedule 1 form 16C: amended, on 18 October 2017, by regulation 15(1) of the Resource Management (Forms, Fees, and Procedure) Amendment Regulations 2017 (LI 2017/231).