Talking with iwi

When you're preparing your resource consent application you may need to talk to local iwi. We explain the reasons and how to contact them.

Information from iwi with your resource consent application

When you lodge a resource consent application with us as a consent authority, you must assess all the relevant adverse effects.

This may include effects on iwi's cultural values and associations with the land or resource.

Why do you need to talk to iwi when you're preparing your resource consent application?
Benefits of talking to iwi
Figuring out when you need talk to iwi.
How much information from iwi on cultural effects do you need for your application?

Find out the which iwi you should talk to (and their contact details) when you're preparing your resource consent application.