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Wellington Community Network
Title Director General of Conservation v Marlborough District Council

Ref. Numbers C062/05
Description Determination re Hectors Dolphins Clifford Bay Marine Farms consent application. Concern over effects on habitat of Hectors Dolphins. Determination so MDC could issue a coastal permit and consent could commence. See previous decisions C113/04 and C131/03. Also subsequent case C123/05 Extension of boundary sought by applicant. Court declined this, ruled that a new consent application would be required.