The Otago Regional Policy Statement 2021 ("pORPS") is in the Appeals phase. 

19 Appeals have been received on the non-freshwater parts of the pORPS and numerous interested parties have lodged section 274 notices. 

The ORC will maintain and update this Appeals webpage throughout the process. 

Appeals Table

A table identifying all non-freshwater provisions under appeal, together with the relevant appellants and section 274 parties, has been created.

Environment Court Appealed Provisions Table

Last updated: 17 July 2024

Appeal Documents

All the Appeals documents can be found in the table below. ORC has uploaded the following documents: 

  • Notices of Appeals and supporting documents;
  • Section 274 Notices;
  • Applications for waiver of time;
  • Waiver Decisions;
  • Memoranda of Counsel;
  • Court Minutes;
  • Public Notices

 

Appeal Notice

Topics

Interested Parties

Memoranda

Court Minutes, Directions, Notices and Decisions

Status of Appeal

Otago Regional Council

(Respondent)

Notice to Submitters

Memorandum from the ORC proposing directions

Case Management Memorandum for the Otago Regional Council dated 12 July 2024

Court Minute - Case Management N/A

Ara Poutama (Department of Corrections)

Notice of Appeal

 

Kāi Tahu

Queenstown Airport

    Appeal Lodged

Aurora Energy Limited, Network Waitaki Limited and PowerNet Limited

Notice of Appeal and Appendix 1-4

 

Director-General of Conservation

Dunedin City Council

Environmental Defence Society

Fish and Game

Forest and Bird

Kāi Tahu

Manawa Energy Limited

Meridian Energy Limited

New Zealand Transport Agency (NZTA)

Oceana Gold

Port Otago

Queenstown Lakes District Council

The Fuel Companies

Transpower New Zealand

Queenstown Airport

DCC- Application for Waiver of Time for filing section 274 Notices

Memorandum of Counsel on behalf of EDS seeking Waiver of Service for filing s274 Notices
DCC Waiver of Time - Decision Appeal Lodged

Cain Whanau

Notice of Appeal

Appendix B Submission

Appendix C IHP Report and Recommendations

Appendix D List of Submitters being served

 

Aurora Energy Limited, Network Waitaki Limited and PowerNet Limited

Dunedin City Council

Forest and Bird

Forestry Appellants

Kāi Tahu

Meridian Energy Limited

Oceana Gold

OWRUG

Port Otago

Queenstown Lakes District Council

Transpower New Zealand

DCC Application for Waiver of Time for filing section 274 Notices DCC Waiver of Time - Decision Appeal Lodged 

Dunedin City Council 

Notice of Appeal

Appendix 1 Original and Further Submissions by DCC

Annexure 2 Decisions on pORPS

 

Aurora Energy Limited, Network Waitaki Limited and PowerNet Limited

Forest and Bird

Forestry Appellants

Kāi Tahu

Oceana Gold

Queenstown Airport

The Fuel Companies

Transpower New Zealand

 

  Appeal Lodged 

Environmental Defence Society Incorporated (EDS)

Notice of Appeal

 

Ara Poutama (Department of Corrections)

Aurora Energy Limited, Network Waitaki Limited and PowerNet Limited

Beef + Lamb

Cain Whanau

Chorus New Zealand Limited, One New Zealand Group Limited and Spark New Zealand Trading Limited

Director-General of Conservation

Federated Farmers NZ

Fish and Game

Forest and Bird

Forestry Appellants

Kāi Tahu

Manawa Energy Limited

Meridian Energy Limited

New Zealand Transport Agency (NZTA)

Oceana Gold

OWRUG

Port Otago

Queenstown Lakes District Council

The Fuel Companies

Transpower New Zealand

Queenstown Airport

    Appeal Lodged

Forest & Bird 

Notice of Appeal

Appendix A - Council decisions

Appendix B - Hearing Panel Report

Appendix C - Address for Service

Appendix D - Submission

Appendix E - Further Submission

 

Ara Poutama (Department of Corrections)

Aurora Energy Limited, Network Waitaki Limited and PowerNet Limited

Beef + Lamb

Cain Whanau

Chorus New Zealand Limited, One New Zealand Group Limited and Spark New Zealand Trading Limited

Darby Asset Management LP

Director-General of Conservation

Dunedin City Council

Falls Dam Irrigation

Federated Farmers NZ

Fish and Game

Forestry Appellants

Kāi Tahu

Manawa Energy Limited

Maniototo Irrigation Company

Manuherikia Catchment Group

Meridian Energy Limited

Mount Cardrona Station Village Limited

New Zealand Transport Agency (NZTA)

Oceana Gold

OWRUG

Port Otago

Queenstown Airport

Queenstown Lakes District Council

Real Group Limited (RealNZ)

The Fuel Companies

Transpower New Zealand

Waitaki Irrigators Collective Limited

DCC Application for Waiver of Time for filing section 274 Notices DCC Waiver of Time - Decision Appeal Lodged 

Forestry Appellants

Notice of Appeal

 

Director-General of Conservation

Dunedin City Council

Environmental Defence Society

Fish and Game 

Forest and Bird

Kāi Tahu

Meridian Energy Limited

Oceana Gold

DCC Application for Waiver of Time for filing section 274 Notices

Memorandum of Counsel on behalf of EDS seeking Waiver of Service for filing s274 Notices

DCC Waiver of Time - Decision

Appeal Lodged

GlenPanel Limited Partnership

Notice of Appeal

Attachment A - Submission

Attachment B - Decision

 

Dunedin City Council

Forest and Bird

Queenstown Lakes District Council

Waterfall Park Developments Limited

DCC Application for Waiver of Time for filing section 274 Notices

Memorandum of Counsel on behalf of Waterfall Park Developments Limited seeking Waiver of Time for filing s274 Notices

DCC Waiver of Time - Decision

WPDL Waiver of Time - Decision

Appeal Lodged

Kāi Tahu

Notice of Appeal

 

Ara Poutama (Department of Corrections)

Aurora Energy Limited, Network Waitaki Limited and PowerNet Limited

Beef + Lamb

Cain Whanau

Director-General of Conservation

Dunedin City Council

Falls Dam Irrigation

Federated Farmers NZ

Fish and Game

Forest and Bird

Forestry Appellants

Manawa Energy Limited

Maniototo Irrigation Company

Manuherikia Catchment Group

Meridian Energy

Oceana Gold

OWRUG

Port Otago

Queenstown Airport

Queenstown Lakes District Council

The Fuel Companies

Transpower New Zealand

Waitaki Irrigators Collective Limited

DCC Application for Waiver of Time for filing section 274 Notices

DCC Waiver of Time - Decision Appeal Lodged

Manawa Energy Limited

Notice of Appeal

Attachment A - Submission

Attachment B - Decision

 

Aurora Energy Limited, Network Waitaki Limited and PowerNet Limited

Chorus New Zealand Limited, One New Zealand Group Limited and Spark New Zealand Trading Limited

Director-General of Conservation

Environmental Defence Society

Fish and Game

Forest and Bird

Kāi Tahu

Meridian Energy Limited

Oceana Gold

Queenstown Lakes District Council

Memorandum of Counsel on behalf of EDS seeking Waiver of Service for filing s274 Notices

 

Appeal Lodged

Meridian Energy Limited

Notice of Appeal

Attachment 2 Submission of Meridian Energy Limited on the pORPS

Attachment 3 Further Submission of Meridian Energy on the pORPS

 

Director-General of Conservation

Environmental Defence Society

Fish and Game

Forest and Bird

Kāi Tahu

Manawa Energy Limited

Queenstown Lakes District Council

Memorandum of Counsel on behalf of EDS seeking Waiver of Service for filing s274 Notices   Appeal Lodged

New Zealand Transport Agency (NZTA)

Notice of Appeal

 

Ara Poutama (Department of Corrections)

Aurora Energy Limited, Network Waitaki Limited and PowerNet Limited

Beef + Lamb

Director-General of Conservation

Federated Farmers NZ

Fish and Game

Forest and Bird

Forestry Appellants

Manawa Energy Limited

Meridian Energy Limited

Oceana Gold

Port Otago

Queenstown Airport

The Fuel Companies

Transpower New Zealand

    Appeal Lodged

Oceana Gold (New Zealand) Limited

Notice of Appeal by Oceana Gold on pORPS plus Appendix 1 and 2

Appendix 3 Submission by Oceana Gold on the pORPS

Appendix 4 Further Submission by Oceana Gold on the pORPS

 

Beef + Lamb

Director-General of Conservation

Environmental Defence Society

Fish and Game

Forest and Bird

Forestry Appellants

Kāi Tahu

Manawa Energy Limited

Meridian Energy Limited

OWRUG

Queenstown Airport

Queenstown Lakes District Council

Transpower New Zealand

Waterfall Park Developments Limited

Memorandum of Counsel on behalf of Waterfall Park Developments Limited seeking Waiver of Time for filing s274 Notices

Memorandum of Counsel on behalf of EDS seeking Waiver of Service for filing s274 Notices

WPDL Waiver of Time - Decision Appeal Lodged

Port Otago Limited

Notice of Appeal

Annexures 1-3

Application for Directions as to Service

 

Dunedin City Council

Oceana Gold

Queenstown Lakes District Council

DCC Application for Waiver of Time for filing section 274 Notices DCC Waiver of Time - Decision Appeal Lodged

Queenstown Airport Corporation Limited

Notice of Appeal

 

Ara Poutama (Department of Corrections)

Aurora Energy Limited, Network Waitaki Limited and PowerNet Limited

Beef + Lamb

Chorus New Zealand Limited, One New Zealand Group Limited and Spark New Zealand Trading Limited

Director-General of Conservation

Dunedin City Council

Fish and Game

Forest and Bird

Kāi Tahu

Meridian Energy

Queenstown Lakes District Council

The Fuel Companies

Transpower New Zealand


 

    Appeal Lodged

Queenstown Lakes District Council (QLDC)

Notice of Appeal

 

Ara Poutama (Department of Corrections)

Chorus New Zealand Limited, One New Zealand Group Limited and Spark New Zealand Trading Limited

Darby Asset Management LP

Forestry Appellants

Kāi Tahu

Meridian Energy Limited

New Zealand Transport Agency (NZTA)

Oceana Gold

Port Otago

Queenstown Airport

Real Group Limited (RealNZ)

Transpower New Zealand

Waterfall Park Developments Limited

DCC Application for Waiver of Time for filing section 274 Notices

Memorandum of Counsel on behalf of Waterfall Park Developments Limited seeking Waiver of Time for filing s274 Notices

DCC Waiver of Time - Decision

WPDL Waiver of Time - Decision

Appeal Lodged

Real Group Limited (RealNZ)

Notice of Appeal

 

Darby Asset Management LP

Forestry Appellants

Meridian Energy Limited

Mount Cardrona Station Village Limited 

NZ Ski Limited

Queenstown Lakes District Council

Waterfall Park Developments Limited

Memorandum of Counsel on behalf of Waterfall Park Developments Limited seeking Waiver of Time for filing s274 Notices WPDL Waiver of Time - Decision Appeal Lodged

The Fuel Companies (BP Oil NZ Limited, Mobil Oil NZ Limited, Z Energy Limited) 

Notice of Appeal

Annexure A Submission on pORPS

Annexure A Further Submission on pORPS

 

Port Otago

Queenstown Airport

    Appeal Lodged

Transpower New Zealand Limited

Notice of Appeal

Attachment 2.1 IHP Recommendation Report

Attachment 2.2 PORPS Tracked Changes Updated

Attachment 3 Submission 3 September 2021

Attachment 4 Submission 12 November 2021

Attachment 5 Address for Service Table

 

Ara Poutama (Department of Corrections)

Aurora Energy Limited, Network Waitaki Limited and PowerNet Limited

Beef + Lamb

Director-General of Conservation

Environmental Defence Society

Fish and Game

Forest and Bird

Forestry Appellants

Kāi Tahu

Manawa Energy Limited

Meridian Energy Limited

New Zealand Transport Agency (NZTA)

Oceana Gold

Queenstown Lakes District Council

The Fuel Companies

Memorandum of Counsel on behalf of EDS seeking Waiver of Service for filing s274 Notices   Appeal Lodged

 

 

You will find a list of Submitters and Address/es for Service below.

Note: If your contact details appear to be incorrect or there has been an update, please advise hearingsadministrator@orc.govt.nz.

Document Updated 21.05.2024

List of Submitters and Address for Service

Page last updated 22 July 2024.