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Happy Valley Milk - Groundwater Take (Dairy Factory)

This application has been publicly notified.

 

Status of application

The application is currently being processed. 

About the proposal

Happy Valley Milk Limited has lodged two applications with Waikato Regional Council for resource consents to take groundwater at 132 Ouruwhero Road, north of Otorohanga. The applications are not seeking to replace previously or currently authorised groundwater take activities. The groundwater will be used to supply the operation of a dairy factory to be developed at 5 Redlands Road, west of Otorohanga.

Resource consent applications

AUTH139891.03.01- Application 140434 was lodged 27 July 2018 and is seeking to take groundwater at a maximum rate of 5 litres per second, with maximum daily and maximum annual take volumes of 432 cubic metres and 131,400 cubic metres, respectively.

AUTH139891.04.01 - Application 140435 was lodged 24 September 2018 and is seeking to take groundwater at a maximum rate of 3 litres per second, with maximum daily and maximum annual take volumes of 259.2 cubic metres and 78,840 cubic metres, respectively.

Each application includes an assessment of environmental effects.

Application information

Application information is available here for you to download and read. You can also obtain copies of this information by contacting us on our Resource Use Freephone 0800 800 402.

If you have further questions or would like more information on this proposal, please contact Cameron King at Waikato Regional Council (0800 800 402) if you have any questions about these applications. 

Resource consent application and assessment of environmental effects (AEE)

The consent applications lodged with Waikato Regional Council are:

Resource Consent Application - Groundwater take and use - 132 Ouruwhero Rd, Otorohanga - APP140434 - AUTH139891.03.01 [PDF, 9.4 MB]

Resource Consent Application - Groundwater take and use - 132 Ouruwhero Rd, Otorohanga - APP140435 -AUTH139891.04.01 [PDF, 3.8 MB] 

7 Dec 2018 - NZ1-15827083-HVM Draft Water Take Suggested Consent Conditions [PDF, 406 KB] 

7 Dec 2018 - NZ1-15832945-Amended Assessment of Effects - Happy Valley Milk [PDF, 833 KB] 

18 Dec 2018 - NZ1-15850205-Response to Comments on Happy Valley Milk - Amended Assessment of Effects [PDF, 636 KB] 

11 Jan 2019 - NZ1-15910067-Response to Queries from Meeting with WRC 7 January 2019 [PDF, 1.4 MB]

Public notification and submissions

The applications were publicly notified on 28 February 2019 and submissions have now closed.

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