25.14.6 Restricted Discretionary Activities: Matters of Discretion and Assessment Criteria

​​​​​​​​a) In d​etermining 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.​ Assessment Criteria within Volume 2, Appendix 1.3 provide for assessment of applications as will any relevant objectives and policies. In addition, when considering any Restricted Discretionary Activity located within the Natural Open Space Zone, Waikato Riverbank and Gully Hazard Area, or Significant Natural Area, Council will also restrict its discretion to Waikato River Corridor or Gully System Matters (see the objectives and policies of Chapter 21:  Waikato River Corridor and Gully Systems).

Activity Specific​ Matter of Discretion and Assessment Criteria Reference Number
(Refer to Volume 2, Appendix 1.3.3)​
i.​ Any activity required to prepare a simple or broad Integrated Transport Assessment by Rule*​ • G – Transportation
ii.​ New transport corridors​ • G – Transportation

1. Refer to Chapter 1.1.9 for activities marked with an asterisk (*)

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