A Decision Making Committee appointed by the Environmental Protection Authority Board to decide Chatham Rock Phosphate Limited’s marine consent application released its decision last month, refusing marine consent for the rock phosphate mining project. Find out why, here.
In mid-June, a Decision-making Committee appointed for the EPA released its decision regarding Trans-Tasman Resources Limited’s consent applications for activities in New Zealand’s Exclusive Economic Zone.
There are currently four projects of national significance being heard by specially constituted Boards of Inquiry under Part 6AA RMA.
Find out why the EPA declined this application.