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Notified resource consents

Outlined below are the latest notified resource consents and hearings. Also detailed on this page are the steps to follow if you would like to make a submission on one of these proposals.

Publicly notified resource consents Limited notified resource consents Scheduled resource consent hearings Make a submission

Publicly notified resource consents

  • Consent to establish two new residential units (resulting in a total of three residential units on site) with associated breaches in relation to zoning and earthworks standards. There are currently two existing residential units established on site. One of the residential units is to remain as is, and no changes are sought by this proposal; while the other is to be replaced by a new residential unit proposed by this application. The application also includes the establishment of an additional residential unit (referred to as a ‘Guest House’ in the application). The proposed development will be partially outside the building platform and will result in breaches relating to density of development, building coverage, building height, roof pitch and setback distances from a waterbody at 903 Lake Hayes-Arrowtown Junction Highway, Queenstown

  • Consent is sought to establish a 1000m2 residential building platform and to undertake associated earthworks and landscaping.The proposed platform will be located in the south eastern corner of the site and will be accessed from a partly formed legal road along the southern boundary. Design controls are proposed relating to the form and bulk of future buildings, and to limit the type of cladding materials and exterior colours that can be used. It is proposed to raise the finished floor level under future residential buildings by at least 0.5m above existing ground level, as recommended by the applicant’s engineer, to mitigate any potential risk associated with shallow surface water flooding from Precipice Creek in extreme rainfall events at Glenorchy-Paradise Road, Glenorchy. The property is located on the Precipice Creek side of the Glenorchy-Paradise Road near the intersection with the Rees Valley Road.

  • Application under Section 88 of the Resource Management Act 1991 (RMA) for consent to undertake a five lot fee simple subdivision from three existing allotments and establish three residential building platforms on proposed lots 1, 2 and 3 with associated earthworks, access and landscaping at 156 Hogans Gully Road, Wakatipu Basin.

  • Consent to establish and operate a high-performance athlete training facility for Snow Sports NZ, that will be located outside of a ski area sub zone, within the Outstanding Natural Landscape. Establishing the activity involves providing access/vehicle tracks, earthwork contouring, the construction of ramps and establishment of inflatable landing bags (and other associated equipment such as compressor and storage containers). One run-in tower is proposed to be up to eight metres in height and the others will be up to four metres in height. The proposed towers are to be constructed using steel framing and are proposed to be painted in a recessive colour at Cardrona Valley Road, Lot 1 Deposited Plan 546120 held in Record of Title 928992 and Lot 5 Deposited Plan 546120 held in Record of Title 928993.

  • Resource consent is sought to undertake a four lot Rural Subdivision across two sites, with Lots ranging from 3.26ha to 9.86ha, with each lot containing a 1000m2 residential building platform, curtilage area, associated planting and driveway. Earthworks are proposed to prepare the site/create driveways and improve the existing overland flow path onsite. Consent is also sought to vary existing consent notice instruments to provide for the proposed subdivision at Te Awa Road, Hawea. Lot 1 Deposited Plan 303793 and Lot 2 Deposited Plan 303793.

  • Undertake a two lot subdivision as follows:



    Built form


    Lot 1



    Existing access from Northburn Road

    Lot 2



    New access from Aubrey Road via culvert over the overland flow path

    at 2 Northburn Road, Northlake, Wanaka

  • Application under Section 88 of the Resource Management Act 1991 (RMA) for Subdivision Consent to create seventeen lots with building platforms on Lots 1-16, with associated earthworks, servicing and landscaping. The proposed lots are as follows:

    Lot Number

    Lot Size






























    4, 870m²





    It is proposed to stage the subdivision as follows:

    • Stage 1: Lot 1, Lot 13, Lot 14, Lot 15 and Lot 16
    • Stage 2: Lot 7, Lot 8, Lot 9, Lot 10, Lot 11 and Lot 12
    • Stage 3: Lot 2, Lot 3, Lot 4, Lot 5 and Lot 6

    Access to the cluster of lots (Lots 2 – 15) is reliant on an existing Right of Way (ROW) over the land to the south which is owned by Mount Cardrona Station. A single access to the proposed development will come off Curtis Road and follow the western edge of the boundary firstly servicing Lot 1. Lot 16 has separate access off the current right of way easement from the south. Earthworks of 44,600m³ is proposed over an area of 59,000m² at 10 Curtis Road, Cardrona (Lot 1 DP 433836 and Lot 6 DP 344432 held in Record of Title 528557 and Lot 1 DP 425263 held in Record of Title 499605).

  • Application for a 2 lot subdivision with the associated creation of one residential building platform at 108 Eastburn Road, Crown Terrace, Queenstown



Limited notified resource consents

Section 95B of the Resource Management Act 1991, and Section 29 of the Housing Accords and Special Housing Areas Act 2013, provides that only parties served with Limited Notifications are permitted to make a formal submission.

  • Consent is sought under section 88 of the RMA to establish a residential building platform with the buildable area limited to 350m2 on Lot 7 DP497681.  Consent is also sought under section 127 of the RMA to vary condition 12 of resource consent RM010388 to vary a covenant to allow future residential development on the proposed building platform to occur at at 37 Bluff Lane in the Gibbston Valley.

  • Application under Section 88 of the Resource Management Act 1991 (RMA) for the construction and backfilling of a 3.0 m high retaining wall in breach of boundary setback and earthworks in proximity to boundary standards at 31 Belfast Terrace, Queenstown


Scheduled resource consent hearings

Detailed in this section are all upcoming hearings. For information on hearing procedures, take a look at the pdf below. You can also view any application on eDocs by searching using the address or RM number.


Resource Consent

Time & Place Details

Waterfall Park Developments Limited


Tuesday 13th December 2022 at 9.00am

Crowne Plaza (Level 3), Beach Street, Queenstown

Consent is sought (in part retrospectively) to plant specific species of trees, shrubs, and grasses in specific locations within Ayrburn Farm and Ayrburn Domain, including alongside the western boundary adjacent to the Queenstown Trail, in the vicinity of the southern boundary, alongside Ayr Avenue, and north of Ayrburn Homestead.

S & J Guest


Monday 12 December 2022 at 10.00am

Lake Wanaka Centre, Ardmore Street, Wanaka 

For a 2-lot subdivision not complying with the minimum lot areas, subdivision of a residential flat from a residential unit and for land use consent to breach setbacks at 963 Aubrey Road, Albert Town, Wanaka

Queenstown Lakes District Council



Thursday 16th & Friday 17th February 2023 at 9.00am

Lake Wanaka Centre, Ardmore Street, Wanaka 

To designate an area of 1,300m2 of legal road adjacent to 191 – 213 Beacon Point Road for wastewater pump station and storage purposes, including the construction of a wastewater pump station in front of 203 Beacon Point Road and a luminaire pole combined with an odour vent in front of 206 Beacon Point Road.

MD & LJ Taylor


Monday 27th February 2023 at 10am

Lake Wanaka Centre, Ardmore Street, Wanaka 

For a 2-lot subdivision at

622 Ballantyne Road, Wanaka

Steven George Grieve Family Trust


Monday 27th February 2023 at 1pm

Lake Wanaka Centre, Ardmore Street, Wanaka 

For a 2-lot subdivision at

641 Ballantyne Road, Wanaka


Robins Queenstown Limited


Tuesday 28th February 2023 at 9.00am

Crowne Plaza (Level 3), Beach Street, Queenstown

To construct an apartment building containing 22 residential units, and to enable visitor accommodation within the residential units, with associated car parking, landscaping, access, signage and earthworks at 37 Robins Road, Queenstown.




Make a submission

Submissions must be received before the submission closing date.

If you would like to make a submission, the forms (13 and 21) to use can be downloaded below and are also on the Application Forms and Fees page.

Submissions can be posted, dropped into Council offices or emailed to 

For more details on the submission and pre-hearing process, please head to the FAQs page.

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