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A technical guide to deemed permitted activities

Publication date:  September 2017
Publication reference number:  ME 1330

The purpose of this guide is to help professionals understand and successfully implement deemed permitted activity processes under sections 87BA and 87BB of the Resource Management Act 1991, brought in by the Resource Legislation Amendment Act 2017. These sections come in force from 18 October 2017.

The guide is primarily for resource consent planners working for consent authorities and consultant planners (who either prepare resource consent applications or process them on behalf of consent authorities).