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 Waitakere Ranges Protection Society Inc v Waitakere City Council and others

Ref. Numbers A89/2000
Description Appeal against consent for subdivision of land with regenerating bush cover. Court found area had significant indigenous vegetation and fauna habitat (Section 6c). Appeal allowed. Decision contains a set of criteria for interpreting 'significant'.