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A guide to section 88 and Schedule 4 of the Resource Management Act 1991

Publication date:  December 2014
Publication reference number:  ME 1168

The Resource Management Amendment Act 2013 introduced new provisions concerning the required content of resource consent applications under section 88 (Application for resource consent) and Schedule 4 (Information required in application for resource consent) of the RMA.

This guide will help practitioners understand and implement these new provisions. It covers:

  • why changes were made to section 88 and Schedule 4
  • what is different, and what the RMA says now
  • the information applications must contain, and why.