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Publicly Notified Resource Consent U170129

16 March 2017

Resource Management Act 1991
Public Notification of Application for Resource Consent

Marlborough District Council has received the application(s) for resource consent detailed in the Schedule below. Each application includes an assessment of environmental effects.


Applicant Name: Niven Holdings Limited
Reference Number: U170129

To take A Class Wairau River FMU water from a proposed intake (Grid Ref 1623887E 5390103N) up to a maximum rate of 8750 cubic metres per day.

To use water for the irrigation of up to 175 hectares of pastures and crops on Lot 1 DP 7171.

To take Wairau River FMU water from a proposed intake (Grid Ref 1623887E 5390103N) up to a maximum rate of 8750 cubic metres per day, 17500 cubic metres per year outside the irrigation season.

To use water for miscellaneous use outside of the irrigation season on Lot 1 DP 7171.

To construct and maintain an intake pond in the Wairau Riverbed adjacent to Lot 1 DP 7171.

Location: 4838 State Highway 63, Wairau Valley
Applicant Address for Service:

Steve Wilkes, WilkesRM, 76 High Street, Blenheim 7201



PDF DocumentNotification Package (1.0 Mb)

Either complete the online submission form or print and complete and return the downloadable submission form:

Online submission form

PDF DocumentDownloadable submission form (132 Kb)

Submissions close on: Thursday 13 April 2017

The application(s) may be inspected at the Marlborough District Council Offices, Seymour Square, Blenheim and High Street, Picton or at the Blenheim and Picton Libraries during normal office hours. You should contact the Council if you have any queries about the application. Any person may make a submission on an application.

Submissions must be in writing and in the form specified at Form 13, Resource Management Regulations.

Copies of this form are available from Council Offices and Council’s website.

You must serve a copy of any submission on the applicant at the address for service stated in the Schedule as soon as reasonably practicable after serving your submission on the Marlborough District Council.


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