Weston Lea Limited

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​The proposal is to develop approximately 105 hectares of land adjoining the western bank of the Waikato River in Peacocke, Hamilton for residential development and associated subdivision. The subdivision and development will provide for 862 dwellings on individual certificates of title.  In addition, there are two large lots proposed adjacent to Peacockes Road to be developed in the future for a mixed use residential/commercial centre (development of these lots is not part of current applications). Earthworks, new roading, cycleways, walkways, additional planting within a retained esplanade, and three waters infrastructure are required to enable the development and a number of open space areas are included in the applications.

Applicant has requested public notification of the proposed development.

Public notification on Saturday, 1st September 2018. Submissions closed on Friday, 28th September 2018.


Section 92 - Further Information

Additional Information Post Notification

Additional Information on Proposed Changes in North-Eastern Area of the Site

Additional Information from Applicant Received 27/03/2019


Please note:  The proposal is for joint land use and subdivision applications. Submissions will be treated as applying to both applications, unless specifically stated otherwise on the submission form.

Hearing Commissioner Panel Directions

Notice of Hearing

Schedule of Hearing

Council's Section 42A Report & Appendices

Applicant's Evidence

Submitter's Evidence

  • To hear and decide the application by Independent Commissioners, a hearing commencement date has been set as follows:

    • Date:      Thursday, 2nd May 2019
    • Time:      9.00am
    • Venue:   Reception Lounge, Ground Floor, Municipal Building, Garden Place, Hamilton

Reconvened Hearing

  • ​To present Council's Supplementary Section 42A Report and Closing Legal Submissions In Reply​ by the Applicant (Weston Lea Limited), a reconvened hearing has been set as follows:​
    • Date:      Thursday, 5th September 2019
    • Time:      9.00am
    • Venue:   Reception Lounge, Ground Floor, Municipal Building, Garden Place, Hamilton
    • Location Map​ (PDF, 6.57MB)​​

    Hearing Evidence

    Submitter's​​​​​​ Evidence Presented at Hearing

    Victoria Tumai (Legal Counsel)

    Moira Pryde & Kerry Borkin (Bat Ecology)

    Andrew Riddell (Planning)

    Additional Information Received from Applicant Post Adjournment of Hearing Received 12/08/2019
    Additional Information Received from Applicant Post Adjournment Received 15/08/2019

    Council's Supplementary Section 42A Report & Appendices

    Reconvened Hearing Evidence

    Commissioner​ Panel Decision Amberfield

    ​Appeals to the Environment Court of New Zealand

    Notices of Person's Wishing to be Party to Proceedings

    Interim Decision of the Environment Court of New Zealand

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