Updated 9 September 2013
Any activity listed as Restricted Discretionary in Table 10B.1: Activity Status for Activities within the HighVoltage Transmission Plan Area is deemed to be a Restricted Discretionary Activity and the requirements of Rules 10B.3.2 – Restricted Discretionary Activity – Standards and Terms, Rule 10B.3.3 – Restricted Discretionary Activity – Matters of Discretion and Conditions and Rule 10B.3.4 Non-Notification shall apply unless the requirements of Rule 10B.3.1 Restricted Discretionary Activity – Variation Criteria are met.
The requirement for resource consent for an activity listed as a Restricted Discretionary Activity (in Table 10B.1: Activity Status for Activities within the High-Voltage Transmission Plan Area) may be waived where:
Note: Any activity that does not comply with Rule 10B.3.2 – Restricted Discretionary Activity – Standards and Terms shall be considered a Discretionary Activity.
Restricted Discretionary Activities shall comply with the following Standards and Terms:
The Council shall restrict the exercise of its discretion to:
Any application for a resource consent made under Rule 10B.3 - Restricted Discretionary Activity Rules shall not be notified, or served on affected persons, with the exception of Transpower New Zealand Limited, which shall be considered an affected party on any application made under this Rule.
Definitions in this section
minor upgrading (in relation to electric lines)
transmission electric line
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