Previous Environmental Legal Assistance Fund applications

A summary of all applications to the Environmental Legal Assistance Fund since July 2006.

2019/20 Financial year
File No Applicant Group Date Received Decision

 

Amount Funded 
(ex GST) 

Panel Meeting Date Court Proceedings
1028 Motiti Rohe Moana 14/06/2019 Approved $36,000.00 19/07/2019 Attorney-General v Trustees of the Motiti Rohe Moana Trust and Ors CA 408/2017
1029 Society for the Protection of Western Springs Forest Incorporated 14/06/2019 Declined N/A 19/07/2019 Society for the Protection of Western Springs Forest Incorporated & G Baldock v Auckland Council (ENV-2019-AKL-000104)
1030 Urban Auckland, The Society for the protection of Auckland City and Waterfront Incorporated 14/06/2019 Declined N/A 19/07/2019 Urban Auckland, The Society for the Protection of Auckland City Waterfront v Auckland Council and Paunuku Development (ENV-2019-304-000051)
989B Otahuao Burial Trust 14/06/2019 Declined N/A 19/07/2019 The Otahuao Burial Ground Trust v Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga (ENV-2017-AKL-000162)
1021A Te Korowai Tiaki o te Hauauru Incorporated 14/06/2019 Approved $25,000.00 19/07/2019 Te Korowai Tiaki appeal against the designation by NZTA for realignment of the Mt Messenger State Highway
1031 Bay of Islands Maritime Park 5/08/2019 Approved $20,000.00 6/09/2019 Bay of Islands Maritime Park Incorporated v Northland Regional Council (ENV-2019-AKL-000117)
1033 Ngati Whatua Orakei Whai Maia Ltd 9/08/2019 Approved $27,000.00 6/09/2019 Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei Whai Maia Ltd v Auckland Council (Westhaven and Dolphin: ENV-2019-AKL000016; ENV-2019-AKL-000088)
1034 Wanaka Community Supporting Our Northlake Neighbours Incorporated 9/08/2019 Declined NA 6/09/2019 Wanaka Community Supporting Our Northlake Neighbours Incorporated v Queenstown Lakes District Council (ENV-2019-CHC-118)
Wanaka Community Supporting Our Northlake Neighbours Incorporated v Queenstown Lakes District Council (CIV-2019)
1035 Te Akitai Waihua Waka Taua Incoporation 9/08/2019 Approved $21,945.00 6/09/2019 Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei Whai Maia Ltd v Auckland Council (Westhaven and Dolphin): ENV-2019-AKL000016; ENV-2019-AKL-000088)
1036 Te Runanga o Ngati te Rangi Iwi Trust 9/08/2019 Adjourned NA 6/09/2019 Te Runanga o Ngai Te Rangi Iwi Trust v Bay Plenty Regional Council (ENV-2018-AKL-000389)
930B Matakana Island Marine Club Incorporated 29/07/2019 Approved $11,368.15 6/09/2019 Western Bay of Plenty District Council v Bay of Plenty Regional
Council (ENV-2015-AKL-000127)
979C Taranaki Energy Watch 7/08/2019 Declined NA 6/09/2019 Taranaki Energy Watch v South Taranaki District Council (ENV-2016-WLG-000080)
1037 Reydon Place Residents Society Incorporated 11/10/2019 Declined NA 15/11/2019 Box Property Investments Ltd v Auckland Council (ENV-2019-AKL00016)
1038 Arthurs Point Outstanding Natural Landscape Society Incorporated 11/10/2019 Approved $15,000.00 15/11/2019 Appeal of Arthurs Point Outstanding Landscape Society Incorporated v Queenstown Lakes District Council (ENV-2019-150)Arthurs Point Outstanding Natural Landscape Society IncorporatedArthurs Point Outstanding Natural Landscape Society IncorporatedArthurs Point Outstanding Natural Landscape Society Incorporated
1039 Royal Forest and Bird Protection Society Incorporated 11/10/2019 Approved $39,312.40 15/11/2019 Appeal against Special Tribunal Recommendation Report for a Water Conservation Order on the Ngaruroro and Clive Rivers (ENV-2019-AKL-000278)
1040 Whitewater NZ Incorporated 11/10/2019 Approved $10,687.60 15/11/2019 Appeal against Special Tribunal Recommendation Report for a Water Conservation Order on the Ngaruroro and Clive Rivers (ENV-2019-AKL-000278)Appeal against Special Tribunal Recommendation Report for a Water Conservation Order on the Ngaruroro and Clive Rivers (ENV-2019-AKL-000270; 000272; 000273; 000274; 000277; 000278)
1029A Society for the Protection of Western Springs Forest Incorporated 11/10/2019 Declined NA 15/11/2019 Society for the Protection of Western Springs Forest Incorporated & G Baldock v Auckland Council (ENV-2019-AKL-000104)
1034A The Wanaka Community Supporting Our Northlake Neighbours Incorporated 11/10/2019 Declined NA 15/11/2019 Wanaka Community Supporting Out Northlake Neighbours Incorporated v Queenstown District Council (CIV-2019)
984B Te Whanau a Kai Trust 11/10/2019 Approved $15,000.00 15/11/2019 Te Whanau a Kai Trust v Gisborne District Council (ENV-2019-WLG-000088)
1019A Opua Coastal Preservation Incorporated 11/10/2019 Approved $15,000.00 15/11/2019 Opua Coastal Preservation Incorporated support Independent Commissioner's decision on consents in coastal marine area (ENV-2018-AKL-000351; High Court Proceedings)
  Total awarded: $236,313.15
  Total left in ELA Fund for 2019/20: $563,686.85

 

 

 

 

Reviewed:
09/12/19