Planning and Resource Management

BCD Group provides efficient and effective planning services to the public and private sector throughout New Zealand.

The services we offer include:

  • General policy and planning advice including feasibility studies and pre purchase diligence processes
  • Preparation of all levels of resource consents (landuse and subdivision) including  assessment of environmental effects
  • Preparation of applications for variations (section 127 application), certificates of compliance, existing use rights, designations and notice of requirement
  • Consultation with affected persons and other interested parties (e.g. Iwi and NZTA)
  • Representation in regulatory hearings
  • Preparation and lodgment of submissions and objections on notified resource consents, plan changes/reviews and designations
  • Drafting planning policy including private plan changes and district/regional plan reviews
  • Local government services such as resource consent processing and policy development
  • Project and consent process management
  • Assistance and advice with resource consent condition compliance
  • Development Contribution estimates and challenges