Recent Environment Court Decisions

Decisions issued in 2020

July 2020

[2020] NZEnvC 099 Auckland Council [PDF, 6.8 MB]

[2020] NZEnvC 100 Lindis Catchment Group Inc v Otago Regional Council [PDF, 1.2 MB]

[2020] NZEnvC 101 Southland District Council  v Chartres & Others [PDF, 744 KB]

[2020] NZEnvC 102 Public and Population Health Unit of the Northland District Health Board v Northland Regional Council [PDF, 425 KB]

[2020] NZEnvC 103 Taranaki Energy Watch Inc v South Taranaki District Council [PDF, 1.2 MB]

[2020] NZEnvC 104 Lindis Catchment Group Incorporated v Otago Regional Council [PDF, 3.7 MB]

[2020] NZEnvC 105 Tussock Rise Limited v Queenstown Lakes District Council [PDF, 228 KB]

[2020] NZEnvC 106 Rangitane o Tamaki Nui-a-rua v Manawatu-Wanganui Regional Council [PDF, 9.1 MB]

[2020] NZEnvC 107 Whangarei District Council v Sustainable Solvents Group Limited [PDF, 1.5 MB]

[2020] NZEnvC 108 Terra NZ Group Limited v Auckland Council [PDF, 406 KB]

[2020] NZEnvC 109 Wellington Regional Council [PDF, 4.4 MB]

[2020] NZEnvC 110 Aratiatia Livestock Limited v Southland Regional Council [PDF, 268 KB]

[2020] NZEnvC 111 Rangitane O Tamaki Nui-a-rua Incorporated v Manawatu-Whanganui Regional Council [PDF, 2.8 MB]

[2020] NZEnvC 112 Lindis Catchment Group Incorporated v Otago Regional Council [PDF, 1.2 MB]

[2020] NZEnvC 113 Ahuareka Trustees no 2 Limited v Auckland Council [PDF, 11 MB]

[2020] NZEnvC 114 Summerset Villages (Lower Hutt) Limited v Hutt City Council [PDF, 31 MB]

[2020] NZEnvC 115 Flax Trust v Queenstown Lakes District Council [PDF, 2.6 MB]

[2020] NZEnvC 116 Davis v Gisborne District Council [PDF, 180 KB]

August 2020

[2020] NZEnvC 117 Swap Stockfoods Limited v Bay of Plenty Regional Council [PDF, 644 KB]

[2020] NZEnvC 118 Thi Lan Anh Tran trading as Hanoi Vietnam Cafe v City Rail Link Limited [PDF, 189 KB]

[2020] NZEnvC 119 SKP Incorporated v Auckland Council [PDF, 270 KB]

[2020] NZEnvC 120 Wedd v Auckland Council [PDF, 518 KB]

[2020] NZEnvC 121 Lindis Catchment Group Incorporated v Otago Regional Council [PDF, 30 MB]

[2020] NZEnvC 122 Auckland Council v Auckland Council [PDF, 1.2 MB]

[2020] NZEnvC 123 Upper Clutha Environmental Society Incorporated v Queenstown Lakes District [PDF, 3.1 MB]

[2020] NZEnvC 124 Sidwell v Thames Coromandel District Council [PDF, 5.7 MB]

[2020] NZEnvC 125 Byrch v Queenstown Lakes District Council [PDF, 5.2 MB]

[2020] NZEnvC 126 Beresford v Queenstown Lakes District Council [PDF, 334 KB]

[2020] NZEnvC 127 Lindis Catchment Group Incorporated v Otago Regional Council [PDF, 236 KB]

[2020] NZEnvC 128 Environmental Defence Society Incorporated v New Zealand Aluminium Smelters [PDF, 336 KB]

[2020] NZEnvC 129 W J Allison v Hawkes Bay Regional Council [PDF, 120 KB]

[2020] NZEnvC130 Lindis Catchment Group Incorporated v Otago Regional Council [PDF, 6.5 MB]

[2020] NZEnvC 131 Caradoc Davies v Clearwater [PDF, 118 KB]

[2020] NZEnvC 132 Environmental Defence Society Incorporated v New Zealand Aluminium Smelters [PDF, 254 KB]

 [2020] NZEnvC 133 Yaldhurst Rural Residents Association Incorporated v Canterbury Regional Council [PDF, 104 KB]

[2020] NZEnvC 134 Lindis Catchment Group Incorporated v Otago Regional Council [PDF, 566 KB]

[2020] NZEnvC 135 Thi Lan Anh Tran trading as Hanoi Vietnam Cafe v City Rail Link Limited [PDF, 194 KB]

[2020] NZEnvC 136 Environmental Defence Society Incorporated v New Zealand Aluminium Smelters [PDF, 217 KB]

[2020] NZEnvC 137 Oceana Gold New Zealand Limited v Otago Regional Council [PDF, 312 KB]

[2020] NZEnvC 138 Eyre Community Environmental Safety Society Inc v Christchurch Regional Council [PDF, 9.3 MB]

[2020] NZEnvC 139 Flax Trust v Queenstown Lakes District Council [PDF, 298 KB]

[2020] NZEnvC 140 The Preservation Coalition Trust v Dunedin City Council [PDF, 2.8 MB]

[2020] NZEnvC 141 Marlborough District Council v CRB Transport Limited [PDF, 3.8 MB]

[2020] NZEnvC 142 Environmental Defence Society Incorporated v New Zealand Aluminium Smelters Limited [PDF, 16 MB]

[2020] NZEnvC 143 Envrionmental Defence Society Incorporated v New Zealand Aluminium Smelters Limited [PDF, 7.2 MB]

[2020] NZEnvC 144 Environmental Defence Society Incorporated v New Zealand Aluminium Smelters Limited [PDF, 3 MB]

[2020] NZEnvC 145 Haines v Northland Regional Council [PDF, 367 KB]

September 2020

[2020] NZEnvC 146  River Terrace Developments Ltd v Central Otago District Council [PDF, 566 KB]

[2020] NZEnvC 147 Grant's Motels Limited v Dunedin City Council [PDF, 599 KB]

[2020] NZEnvC 148 Donaldson v Queenstown Lakes District Council [PDF, 1.6 MB]

[2020] NZEnvC 149 Environmental Defence Society Inc v New Zealand Aluminium Smelters Limited [PDF, 213 KB]

[2020] NZEnvC 150 Kingston Lifestyle Properties Limited v Queenstown Lakes District Council [PDF, 588 KB]

[2020] NZEnvC 151 Royal Forest and Bird Protection Society of New Zealand Incorporated v Northland Regional Council [PDF, 683 KB]

[2020] NZEnvC 152 Gibbston Vines Limited v Queenstown Lakes District Council [PDF, 680 KB]

[2020] NZEnvC 153 Cabra Rural Developments Ltd v Auckland Council [PDF, 3 MB]

[2020] NZEnvC 154 Cable Bay Wine Limited v Auckland Council [PDF, 2.1 MB]

[2020] NZEnvC 155 Wilkins Farming Co Ltd v Southland Regional Council [PDF, 6.9 MB]

[2020] NZEnvC 156 Darby Planning Limited Partnership v Queenstown Lakes District Council [PDF, 833 KB]

[2020] NZEnvC 157 Hawthenden Limited v Queenstown Lakes District Council [PDF, 2.5 MB]

[2020] NZEnvC 158 Upper Clutha Environmental Society Incorporated v Queenstown Lakes District Council [PDF, 2.9 MB]

[2020] NZEnvC 159 Upper Clutha Environmental Society Incorporated v Queenstown Lakes District Council [PDF, 2.2 MB]

[2020] NZEnvC 160 Lindis Catchment Group Incorporated v Otago Regional Council [PDF, 61 KB]

[2020] NZEnvC 161 Bunnings Limited v Auckland Transport [PDF, 61 KB]

[2020] NZEnvC 162 Agarwal v Auckland Council [PDF, 129 KB]

[2020] NZEnvC 163 Lindis Catchment Group Incorporated v Otago Regional Council [PDF, 154 KB]

[2020] NZEnvC 164  Trustees of the BA Freeman Family Trust v Waimakariri District Council [PDF, 581 KB]

[2020] NZEnvC 165 Taranaki Energy Watch Incorporated v South Taranaki District Council [PDF, 7.8 MB]

[2020] NZEnvC 166 Lindis Catchment Group Incorporated v Otago Regional Council [PDF, 11 MB]

October 2020

[2020] NZEnvC 167 Renew Energy Ltd v Canterbury Regional Council [PDF, 143 KB]

[2020] NZEnvC 168 Upper Hutt City Council [PDF, 175 KB]

[2020] NZEnvC 169 The Otway Oasis Society Incorporated v Waikato Regional Council [PDF, 4 MB]

[2020] NZEnvC 170 Smith v Young [PDF, 7.8 MB]

[2020] NZEnvC 171 Northland Regional Council v Maisey [PDF, 199 KB]

[2020] NZEnvC 172 Boyd v Queenstown Lakes District Council [PDF, 1.5 MB]

[2020] NZEnvC 173 Wang v Auckland Council [PDF, 449 KB]

[2020] NZEnvC 174 Hamilton City Council v Global Metal Solutions Limited [PDF, 3.7 MB]

[2020] NZEnvC 175 Wilkins Farming Co Ltd v Southland Regional Council [PDF, 6.1 MB]

[2020] NZEnvC 176 Summerset Villages Lower Hutt Limited [PDF, 14 MB]

[2020] NZEnvC 177 Canyon Vineyard Ltd v Central Otago District Council [PDF, 542 KB]

[2020] NZEnvC 178 Shirtcliff v Timaru District Council [PDF, 279 KB]

[2020] NZEnvC 179 Northland Regional Council v Glamuzina [PDF, 189 KB]

[2020] NZEnvC 180 The Trustees of the Motiti Rohe Moana Trust v Bay of Plenty Regional Council [PDF, 541 KB]

[2020] NZEnvC 181 BW Offshore Singapore Pte Ltd v Environmental Protection Authority [PDF, 1.4 MB]

[2020] NZEnvC 182 Auckland Council v Cable Bay Wine Limited [PDF, 899 KB]

[2020] NZEnvC 183 Te Mana o Te Wai Hapu Integration Roopu Charitable Trust v Northland Regional Council [PDF, 284 KB]

[2020] NZEnvC 184 Russell v Leng [PDF, 450 KB]

[2020] NZEnvC 185 Cable Bay Wine Limited v Auckland Council [PDF, 1.6 MB]

November 2020

[2020] NZEnvC 186 Panuku Development Auckland Limited v Auckland Council [PDF, 3.1 MB]

[2020] NZEnvC 187 Haines House Haulage Northland Limited v Whangarei District Council [PDF, 5.9 MB]

[2020] NZEnvC 188 NZ Fairy Tern Charitable Trust v Auckland Council [PDF, 503 KB]

[2020] NZEnvC 189 Weston Lea Limited v Hamilton City Council [PDF, 10 MB]

[2020] NZEnvC 190 Northland Regional Council v Maisey [PDF, 1.4 MB]

[2020] NZEnvC 191 Aratiatia Livestock Limited v Southland Regional Council [PDF, 413 KB]

[2020] NZEnvC 192  Waka Kotahi New Zealand Transport Agency [PDF, 16 MB]

[2020] NZEnvC 193 Figueiredo v Northland Regional Council [PDF, 633 KB]

[2020] NZEnvC 194 Clutha District Council v Otago Regional Council [PDF, 1 MB]