​​​​​​​25.4.3 Rules - Activity Status Table

​​​​Activity
Class
Activities Required to Use the Hazardous Facilities Screening Procedure
a) 
​Any hazardous facility:
P
​ ​
​​i.Not otherwise identified within this table
​​ii.​With a quantit​​y ratio that is equal to or below the quantity ratio for permitted activities in Rule 25.4.5.1
b) 
​ ​Any hazardous facility:
D
​ ​
​​i.​Not otherwise identified within this table
​​ii.​With a quantity ratio that is more than the quantity ratio for discretionary activities in Rule 25.4.5.1
c) 
Teaching and research laboratories with a quantity ratio that is more than the quantity ratio for permitted activities in Rule 25.4.5.1 and complying with relevant standards in Rule 25.4.4.
This excludes: ​ ​
C
​ ​ ​
​i.​Activities undertaken outside the laboratory
​ii.​Bulk hazardous substances storage facilities
​iii.​Field tests
Specific Activities Not Required to Use the Hazardous Facilities Screening Procedure
​d)​The retail sale of liquid fuel in underground storage tanks with a storage capacity of up to:​C ​ ​ ​
​i.​100,000 litres of petrol
​ii.​50,000 litres of diesel
​iii.​Provided it can be demonstrated that compliance with relevant standards in Rule 25.4.4 and the requirements of the Hazardous Substances and New Organisms Act 1996 and regulations is achieved
​e)​ ​The retail sale of Liquid Petroleum Gas (LPG) with storage capacity of up to: C​
​i.​6 tonnes (single vessel storage)
​ii.​1.35 tonnes cumulative capacity (exchange facilities for portable LPG cylinders)
​iii.​Provided it can be demonstrated that compliance with relevant standards in Rule 25.4.4 and the requirements of the Hazardous Substances and New Organisms Act 1996 and regulations is achieved
​f)​The use or storage of radioactive materials with a radioactivity level less than that specified as an exempt activity in the Radiation Protection Regulations 1982​P
​g)​Any activity using, storing or transporting radioactive materials for the medical and dental treatment of patients and the use of such radioactive substances is under the control of a person licensed under the Radiation Protection Regulations 1982​P
​h)​The use or storage of radioactive material with a radioactivity level more than that specified as an exempt activity in the Radiation Protection Regulations 1982, but less than or equal to 1000 terabecquerel ​D
​i)​The use or storage of radioactive material with a radioactivity level more than 1000 terabecquerel​NC
BOD5 substances
​j)​Any storage of high BOD5 substances in quantities less than or equal to 10,000 litres (excluding the Te Rapa Dairy Manufacturing Site​ and Crawford Street Freight Village, Ruakura Agricultural Research Campus and Waikato Innovation Park)
P
​k)​Any storage of high BOD5 substances in quantities more than 10,000 litres (excluding the Te Rapa Dairy Manufacturing Site​ and Crawford Street Freight Village, Ruakura Agricultural Research Campus and Waikato Innovation Park)​D
​l)​Any storage of high BOD5 substances in quantities less than or equal to 100,000 kg, or 40,000 kg when within 30m of a water body (the Te Rapa Dairy Manufacturing Site​​ and Crawford Street Freight Village,  Ruakura Agricultural Research Campus and Waikato Innovation Park only)​P
​m)​Any storage of high BOD5 substances in quantities more than 100,000 kg or 40,000 kg when within 30m of a water body (the Te Rapa Dairy Manufacturing Site​​ and Crawford Street Freight Village,  Ruakura Agricultural Research Campus and Waikato Innovation Park only)​D
All Hazardous Facilities
​n)​ ​Any activity identified in 25.4.3(a), (c) to (g) and (j) within a:​ ​D
​i.High Flood Hazard Area
​ii.Medium Flood Hazard Area
​iii.Low Flood Hazard Area
​iv.Temple View Flood Hazard Area
​v.Culvert Block Flood Hazard Area
​​​vi.​Geotechnical Waikato Riverbank and Gully Hazard Area

Te Rapa Dairy ​Manufacturing Site and Crawford Street Freight Village
​o)​ ​A​ny hazardous substances that are complying with the standards in 25.4.4 and 25.4.5.2​ ​P

Note

1. For any activity not identified above, see Section 1.1.8.1.

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