Fiordland Trails Trust

6/05/2019 12:00 a.m.

​​​Public notice is hereby given pursuant to S.95A Resource Management Act 1991 that the following application for resource consent has been received by Environment Southland.

The processing of the application has been suspended at the request of the Applicant until further notice (refer to Memorandum of Counsel 6 Sept 2019 Suspension Adjournment document linked below)”

​The application [reference APP-20191150] is for the following resource consents to authorise proposed activities at Leg 6 of the Lake 2 Lake  Trail between chainage 2200 and 2300 from Manapouri to Supply Bay Road, Manapouri.

Retrospective resource consent for wetland modification covering construction of 35 metres of the trail, the placement and use of two culverts and the use of Leg 6 of the Lake 2 Lake Te Anau to Manapouri Trail.

Purpose: Lake Te Anau to Manapouri Trail

Location: Leg 6 of the Lake 2 Lake Trail between chainage 220 and 230 at about NZTM2000 1180612E, N4942051 and 1180593E and N4942084

Legal Description of Property: Crown Land

Address for ServiceLuke McSoriley, WSP Opus, PO Box 647, INVERCARGILL.

Full details of this application are also available for inspection at Environment Southland, corner of Price Street and North Road, Waikiwi, Invercargill during working hours (8.00 am to 5.00 pm).  Enquiries may be directed to Sonya Nicol by phone to 027 50 500 77 or by email to and

Submissions on the above application must be received by Environment Southland no later than 5 pm 4 June 2019.   A submission form is available for download below. Submissions may also be forwarded by email to or

 Submission form

Any person may make a submission on the application, but a person who is a trade competitor of the applicant may do so only if that person is directly affected by an effect of the activity to which the application relates that:

(a)      adversely affects the environment; and
(b)      does not relate to trade competition or the effects of trade competition.

Submissions must be dated and signed (unless submitted electronically) and must include the following information:

  1. your name, postal address and telephone number (and fax number if applicable);
  2. details of the application in respect of which you are making the submission;
  3. whether it is in support of, or in opposition to the application, or is neutral;
  4. your submissions, with reasons;
  5. the decision that you wish Council to make; and
  6. whether you wish to be heard in support of your submission

You must also serve a copy of your submission on the applicant as soon as reasonably practicable.


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