Resource Management Act: RMA Link: Case Law Reference: Details

The RMAlink project aims to make community participation in all Resource Management Act processes more straightforward and less time-consuming. More effective participation from those with a concern for the environment will contribute towards improving environmental outcomes nationwide.

Case Law Reference: Details

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Wellington Community Network
Title Royal Forest and Bird Protection Society v Gisborne District Council

Ref. Numbers A16/2000
Description Appeal on consent granted by GDC for landowner to clearfell native forest in an area recommended for protection. Court revoked council decision, ordered protection of forest under RMA section 6c as an area of significant indigenous vegetation.