Appeals received

Received Appellant Submitter numbers
18 November 2016 Oil Companies 39 & F43
24 November 2016 Transpower NZ Ltd 82 & F23
25 November 2016 Meridian Energy 68 & F6
28 November 2016 Minister of Defence 50 & F14
28 November 2016 Rayonier New Zealand 53 & F20
28 November 2016 Director-General of Conservation 73

Section 274 parties

Section 274 of the RMA provides for certain persons to become a party, or to appear in proceedings before the Environment Court, even if they did not lodge an appeal. Notice needs to be given to the Environment Court within 15 working days of the appeal being lodged and within 5 working days of this, a notice also needs to be given to other parties.

See below for details of s274 parties to the above appeals:

Director-General of Conservation

Received s274 party Submitter numbers
16 December 2016 Meridian Energy 68 & F6
19 December 2016 Canterbury Regional Council 37 & F41
19 December 2016  Royal Forest & Bird Protection Society NZ Inc 29 & F36
19 December 2016  Hurunui Water Project 56 & F10 
19 December 2016  Rayonier New Zealand 53 & F20
23 December 2016 Federated Farmers of NZ 86 & F42

 Meridian Energy

Received s274 party Submitter numbers
16 December 2016 Royal Forest & Bird Protection Society NZ Inc 29 & F36
19 December 2016 Hurunui Water Project 56 & F10
19 December 2016 Director-General of Conservation 73

Oil Companies

Received s274 party Submitter numbers
16 December 2016 Royal Forest & Bird Protection Society NZ Inc 29 & F36
19 December 2016 Transpower NZ Ltd 82 & F23

Rayonier New Zealand Ltd

Received s274 party Submitter numbers

16 December 2016

Royal Forest & Bird Protection Society NZ Inc

29 & F36

Transpower New Zealand Ltd

Received s274 party Submitter numbers

23 December 2016

Federated Farmers of NZ

86 & F42