​​​11.7 Restricted Discretionary Activities: Matters of Discretion and Assessment Criteria

​​​​a) In determining any application for resource consent for a restricted discretionary activity, Council shall have regard to​ the matters referenced below, to which Council has restricted the exercise of its discretion.​

Activity Specific​ Matter of Discretion and Assessment Criteria Reference Number
(Refer to Volume 2, Appendix 1.3.3)​
i.​ Any activity requiring an air discharge permit under the Waikato Regional Plan within 100m of residential
C – Character and Amenity
F – Hazards and Safety
ii.​ Wholesale retail and trade supplies*
C – Character and Amenity
F – Hazards and Safety

iii.​ Transportation service centre*
C – Character and Amenity
F – Hazards and Safety

iv.​ Drive-through services*
C – Character and Amenity
F – Hazards and Safety
G – Transportation​
v.​ Commercial motor vehicle sales and servicing*
C – Character and Amenity
F – Hazards and Safety

vi.​ Transport depot*
C – Character and Amenity
F – Hazards and Safety

vii.​ Ancillary residential units*
C – Character and Amenity
F – Hazards and Safety

viii.​ Childcare facilities*
C – Character and Amenity
F – Hazards and Safety

ix.​ Emergency services facilities*
C – Character and Amenity
F – Hazards and Safety

x.​ Any permitted, controlled or restricted discretionary activity generating 1500 or more vehicle movements per day*
G – Transportation
​xi.Land Development Activities (refer Rule 3.7.4.2)*​N - Ruakura

Page reviewed: 01 Feb 2017 2:38pm