Hearings

The Environment Court will be holding a hearing into the provisions of Plan Change 8 and matters raised in submissions and further submissions.  Further information about the court's practice and procedures can be found on the General Information page.

On this page you can find:

Hearing Schedule

File name format: [Date of Schedule] - [Name of Timetable]

The draft hearing schedule is below. Please note this is subject to change.

Hearing Schedule as at 19 October 2021 [PDF, 91 KB]

If you have questions or queries about the hearing schedule, please contact Glen Cooper or Rebecca Jackson on:

 

Getting to the Hearing

The Hearing for PC8 will be held in the Hutton Theatre of the Otago Museum. Information about finding the Hutton Theatre is provided below:

 

Event Notices

Notices for all court events including mediation, expert conferencing and hearings can be found on the Notice of Court Events page.

 

Evidence:

File name format: [Date Filed] - [Party Name] - Evidence - [Evidence Type] - [Witness Name] - [Discipline] - [Date of Evidence]

Until evidence is produced in court by witness, the statement is not regarded as ‘evidence’.  Note: There may also be minor changes (e.g. grammar) between the time of uploading onto the court’s website and the witness being sworn in (or affirmed) at the hearing.

Urban Provisions

Plan Architecture

ORC - Felicity Boyd - Statement of Evidence - 17 December 2021 [PDF, 3.4 MB]

 

 

Primary Sector Provisions (Rural)

Representation

Elizabeth Clarkson - Supplementary to representation - Winter Grazing Checklist - 9 November 2021 [PDF, 2 MB]

Elizabeth Clarkson - Supplementary to representation - Photograph of Crops - 9 November 2021 [PDF, 1006 KB]

Planning & Regulatory Evidence

ORC - Felicity Boyd - Affidavit in support of agreed part B amendments - 17 November 2021 [PDF, 1.6 MB]

ORC - Felicity Boyd - Revised Policy Drafting - 9 November 2021 [PDF, 141 KB]

ORC - Summary of Evidence - Felicity Boyd - 9 November 2021 [PDF, 163 KB]

ORC - Joint Supplementary Statement of Evidence - Felicity Boyd & Kerstin Strauss - 8 November 2021 [PDF, 233 KB]

ORC - EIC - Felicity Boyd - 15 October 2021 [PDF, 1.7 MB]

ORC - EIC - Dolina Lee - 15 October 2021 [PDF, 902 KB]

ORC - EIC - Kerstin Strauss - 15 October 2021 [PDF, 7.3 MB]

Technical Evidence

ORC & NZ Pork Industry Board - Ian Barugh - Powerpoint Presentation - 8 November 2021 [PDF, 2.4 MB]

ORC - Supplementary Evidence - Felicity Boyd - 8 November 2021 [PDF, 122 KB]

ORC & Dairy NZ Ltd - EIC - Logan Bowler - 17 September 2021 [PDF, 935 KB]

ORC & Federated Farmers - EIC - Anna Gillespie - 17 September 2021 [PDF, 220 KB]

ORC & Federated Farmers - EIC - Mathew Korteweg - 17 September 2021 [PDF, 1.3 MB]

ORC & Fish and Game - EIC - Niall Watson - 17 September 2021 [PDF, 1.8 MB]

ORC & Fonterra Co-operative Group Ltd - EIC - Cain Duncan - 17 September 2021 [PDF, 3.1 MB]

ORC & Kai Tahu Ki Otago - EIC - Edward Ellison - 17 September 2021 [PDF, 554 KB]

ORC & Lower Waitaki Irrigation Company Ltd - EIC - Keri Johnston - 17 September 2021 [PDF, 763 KB]

ORC & Ngai Tahu Ki Murihiku - EIC - Dean Whaanga - 17 September 2021 [PDF, 146 KB]

ORC & NZ Deer Farmers Assocation - EIC - Lindsay Fung - 17 September 2021 [PDF, 544 KB]

ORC & NZ Pork Industry Board - EIC - Ian Barugh - 17 September 2021 [PDF, 4.7 MB]

ORC - EIC - Nicola McGrouther - 17 September 2021 [PDF, 1.7 MB]

ORC - EIC - Felicity Boyd - 3 September 2021 [PDF, 3.3 MB]

 

Joint Witness Statements

File name format: [Date Filed] - JWS - [Expert Type] - [Topic] - [Date of JWS]

1. JWS 1 - Primary Sector Part B - Animal Waste Storage 8-9 June 2021 [PDF, 405 KB]

 

Legal Submissions / Records of Amendments Sought

File name format: [Date] - [Party Name] - [Topic] - [Opening / Closing / Further]

2021-11-17 ORC - Closing Legal Submissions - PC8 - primary sector hearing [PDF, 153 KB]

2021-11-03 ORC - Legal submissions - PC8 - primary sector hearing [PDF, 288 KB]

2021-11-03 D-G of Conservation - Legal submissions - PC8 - primary sector hearing [PDF, 163 KB]

2021-11-03 Fish & Game - Legal submissions - PC8 - primary sector hearing [PDF, 149 KB]

2021-02-22  Special Advisor - Ian Gordon - Willowridge Developments Ltd s 281 application [PDF, 150 KB]

 

Common Bundle

2021-11-05 ORC - RPW Chapters - tracked version - updated [PDF, 8.3 MB]

2021-11-03 ORC - RPW Chapters - clean version [PDF, 8.2 MB]

2021-10-27 ORC - PC8 - Common Bundle - Volume 1 [PDF, 16 MB]

2021-10-27 ORC - PC8 - Common Bundle - Volume 2 [PDF, 13 MB]

2021-10-27 ORC - PC8 - Common Bundle - Volume 3(a) [PDF, 30 MB]

2021-10-27 ORC - PC8 - Common Bundle - Volume 3(b) [PDF, 13 MB]

 

Exhibits

File name format: [Date] - [Exhibit No] - [Produced by] - [description]

No exhibits have been produced yet.

 

Hearing Transcripts

File name format: [Date of Transcript] - Transcript - Hearing - [Topic] - [Date of Hearing]

Please note: To provide the transcript as fast as we can, it has not been extensively checked and may contain errors and omissions. If you notice a significant error or omission please advise us via ORC@justice.govt.nz, noting the date and time the error or omission occured, as soon as possible.

Transcript - PC8 - Primary Sector Provisions - 8-9 November 2021  [PDF, 853 KB]

The transcript will be updated with each day's proceedings as they become available.

 

Audio Recordings of Hearings

File name format: Audio - Hearing - [Topic] - [Date of Hearing]

Audio recordings will not be available for the PC8 hearing.

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