Henderson Reeves Connell Rishworth Lawyers

Resource Management for Individuals

Our resource management practice is headed by Colleen Prendergast, who for many years was a town planner and who has lectured on planning at the University of Auckland.

We can assist in all matters concerning the Resource Management Act (RMA) including:

  • resource consents
  • effluent discharge charges
  • subdivisions
  • district or regional plan changes and reviews
  • project management
  • consultation for developments
  • advocacy to local government for policy and plan changes
  • mediation/negotiation in the Environment Court
  • hearings before territorial authorities and the Environment Court
  • defending prosecutions

We can also assist in property issues such as title issues, boundary disputes and other aspects of land law (including Maori Land Law).