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Planning consents fees

As 1 July 2019

Land use consents Charges
Note that the monitoring charges are included in the deposit for land use consent applications
Notified applications (including variation or cancellation of conditions)
Limited notification $5,695.00
Public notification $8,441.00
Complex notified applications $13,730.00
Non-notified applications
Controlled activity $1,475.00
Restricted discretionary $2,848.00
Discretionary/non-complying activities $2,848.00
Variation or cancellation of conditions $1,475.00
Certificates of compliance $1,068.00
Sale of liquor - Section 100(f) (RMA and Building Code) $600.00
Determination of existing use rights $1,424.00
Other
Overseas investment certificate $661.00
Extensions of time (s125 and s126) $1,424.00
Objections to conditions No charge
Objections to additional charges No charge
Boundary activities - RMA Section 87AAB $600.00
Subdivision consents Charges
Notified applications (including variation or cancellation of conditions)
Limited notification $5,695.00
Public notification $8,441.00
Complex notified applications (as determined by Manager: Environemental planning) $13,730.00
Non-notified applications
2 lot freehold $2,034.00
3 to 10 lot freehold $2,695.00
11 to 20 lot freehold $3,305.00
21 or more lot freehold $3,966.00
Unit title subdivisions (excluding section 5(1)(g) certification) $2,034.00
Variation/cancellation of conditions $1,373.00
Certificates of compliance (including conversion of cross lease to freehold and update to cross lease/flats plans) (excludes s223/s224 signing fees) $1,068.00
Boundary adjustment (excludes the signing of any subsequent certificates to complete the boundary adjustment) and amalgamation $1,373.00
Other consents
Right of way approvals/amendment/cancellation (s348 Local Govenment Act 1974) * $661.00
Alteration/cancellation of a building restriction line^ * $661.00
Amendment or cancellation of a consent notice^ * $2,746.00
Application for esplanade waiver^ * $2,441.00
Removal of covenant^ * $722.00
Creation/amendment/cancellation of easement * $661.00
Cancellation of amalgamation condition * $661.00
E-dealing authority and instruction/resigning $407.00
Extension of time (s125 and s126) $803.00

^ These charges are exclusive of the fee for E-dealing authority and instruction.
* 50% of the deposit fee only is payable for any one or more application/s that accompany an associated subdivision or land use consent.
The fee structure aligns with efficiencies in processing when multiple applications are made for the same activity.

Section 223 Certification
These charges set out below represent a deposit only. We will record time and cost against all s223 applications and if our time and cost exceeds the deposit charge, then the applicant will be required to pay the additional charges before uplifting the s223 certificate.

0 to 2 lots (including boundary adjustments)                                                                                       $254.00
3 to 10 lots $407.00
11+ lots $661.00
Unit title subdivisions - s223 $407.00
Section 32(2)(a) certification $803.00

Section 224 Certification
The charges set out below represent a deposit only. We will record time and cost against all s224 applications and if our time and cost exceeds the deposit charge, then the applicant will be required to pay the additional charges before uplifting the s224 certificate.

0 to 2 lots (including boundary adjustments) $407.00
3 to 10 lots $407.00
11+ lots $1,373.00
Unit title subdivisions - s224 $661.00
Designations Charges
Outline plan of work*              $1,475.00
Designations*         $8,339.00
Designation alterations (notified)* $8,339.00
Designation alterations (limited notified)* $5,695.00
Designation alterations (non-notified)* $2,848.00
Designation removals* $803.00
Direct referral
Direct referral on notified application and requirements $1,424.00

* These charges are exclusive of the fee for E-dealing authority and instruction.

Resource consent monitoring (Land use consent monitoring) Charges
Non-notified applications
Controlled and variation or cancellation conditions* $221.00
Restricted discretionary/discretionary/non-complying* $526.00
Notified applications
Controlled/restricted discretionary/discretionary/non-complying* $676.00
Other
Additional site inspection fee (when required to confirm compliance of remedial works following initial monitoring inspection(s)) $226.00

Charges associated with the ongoing monitoring of a condition will be charged under the land use consent.
* These charges are included in the deposit for land use consent applications.

Plan change/heritage orders Charges
Request for private plan change under first schedule of the Resource Management Act 1991
If request agreed by council for notification: Deposit $7,604.00

An assessment of total fees will be made based on actual cost (including any specialist reviews) or by specific agreement with the applicant.

Where costs incurred are less than the deposit, the balance will be refunded.

 
Request for Heritage Order under Resource Management Act 1991
An assessment of total fees will be made based on actual cost (including any specialist reviews) or by specific agreement with the applicant.
Tauranga City Plan
There is no hard copy updating service for the operative Tauranga City Plan.
All access to the Tauranga City Plan will be by electronic means through the Tauranga City Council website.
This is free of charge and will provide access to all updated City Plan and plan change information.
Hard copies may be inspected at the council’s customer service centre and at all public libraries.
Copying of the City Plan provisions can be undertaken upon request in the normal manner at the customer service centre.

Last Reviewed: 28/06/2019
 

 
 

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