Resource Management Act: RMA Link: Environmental and Community Groups Directory: Organisation's 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.

Environmental and Community Groups Directory: Organisation's details

Hosted by:

Wellington Community Network
Region Auckland Northland

Current Contact Details
Group NameBay of Islands Coastal Watchdog Inc
Office Address c/- 36 Matauwhi Road
Bay of Islands
Fax 09 402 7923
First Contact Person Helen Pick (Secretary)
Phone 09 403 7177
Second Contact Person Maiki Marks (Hon Chairperson)
Phone 09 402 7288
Area covered Bay of Islands
Details last updated 02:08 on 02/08/04

Group's focus
Retain public access to foreshore through controls on proliferation of structures such as private jetties. Participate in development of plan policies and rules on a wide range of issues.

RMA issues of interest

Coastal and marine, aquaculture, subdivision, habitat conservation, air quality, native vegetation, mangroves, reserves, open space protection, public access, freshwater quality, wastewater discharges, earthworks, land disturbance, Landscape protection, network utilities, heritage, Maori, Treaty of Waitangi issues, non-notification.

Experience in RMA processes
Resource consents, Environment Court appeals, district plan and and regional coastal plan reviews, references, pre-hearing meetings and negotiations, mediation, water conservation orders, oceans policy review, working party on RMA issues.