Charges for resource consents

This page reports on local authorities' charges for resource consents. 

Section 88 (new) applications — the average total charge by notification type

 

2014/15*

2015/16**

Non-notified resource consent $2,027 $2,435 (inc GST)
Limited notified resource consent $6,860 $7,751 (inc GST)
Publicly notified resource consent $9,300 $14,822 (inc GST)
 
Note
*For the 2014/15 National Monitoring System data, some local authorities provided data GST inclusive whilst others excluded GST. In some cases it could not be verified whether the costs to applicants were inclusive or exclusive of GST. This affects the accuracy and comparability of the data.
 
**For the 2015/16 National Monitoring System data, some local authorities provided data GST inclusive whilst others excluded GST. For consistency, all costs have been correctly converted to be GST inclusive. However, in some cases it could not be verified whether the costs to applicants were inclusive or exclusive of GST. This affects the accuracy and comparability of the data.

See the Act

For more information on the RMA related to this page see the following sections of the Act on the New Zealand Legislation website.

Reviewed:
14/12/17