ADDENDUM TO DECISION OF PANEL – 15 MARCH 2016

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In the Decision of 26 February 2016, the Panel allowed for the Bay of Plenty Regional Council as Consent Authority to respond to any minor omissions or mistakes in the Conditions of Consent. Please find attached, the Panel’s response to Council’s memorandum of 8 March 2016.

2016-03-15 Addendum to Decision

Appendix One – Consent Conditions

MV Rena Decision_Part1

MV Rena Decision_Part2 

Decision – 26 February 2016

The applications by the ASTROLABE COMMUNITY TRUST for:

 

1) consent to “dump” the remains of the MV Rena, its equipment and cargo on Astrolabe Reef as a result of the grounding of the vessel on 5 October 2011 pursuant to Section 15A of the RMA; and

 

2) consent to “discharge” any harmful substances or contaminants from the remains of the MV Rena, its equipment and cargo that may occur over time as a result of the degradation of the vessel pursuant to Section 15B of the RMA; have been granted subject to a comprehensive suite of conditions outlined within the  451 page decision document.

 

A full copy of this decision is contained in the links below with hard copies available through the Bay of Plenty Regional Council.

 

MV Rena Decision – Full Report – Volume One and both Appendices

 

The full report is broken down into sections as below:

Table of Contents and determination of panel

Part 1 Introduction background and factual context

Part 2 The applications and their scope

Part 3 The legal and statutory context and hearing process

Part 4 Assessment of environmental effects

Part 5 Maori Values

Part 6 Consideration of alternatives

Part 7 Evaluation and overall finding

Part 8 Determination

Volume 1 Appendix Proposed consent conditions 23 October 2015 Decision Version

Volume 2 Appendix 1 – Proposed Conditions of consent 30 October 2015 Tracked changes

Volume 2 Appendix 2 – Attachment A to conditions of consent Rena Project Copper Recovery Report April 2015

Volume 2 Appendix 3 – The Common Bundle – relevant statutory provisions and instruments

Volume 2 Appendix 4 – Hearing Appearances

 

DECISION OF PANEL – 26 FEBRUARY 2016

THE DECISION OF THE PANEL ON THE MV RENA RESOURCE CONSENT

APPLICATIONS WILL BE RELEASED AT 2.00 PM ON FRIDAY, 26 FEBRUARY 2016.

The decision documents will be available from the website from 2.00 pm.

 

Bay of Plenty Regional Council Response to Memorandum No. XXIV of the Rena Hearing Panel: Dated 30 October 2015

Bay of Plenty Regional Council as Consent Authority:

RMB-133911-376-3754-2015-10-30 Memorandum of Counsel on behalf of the Regional Council Final Reply on Conditions

BOP Regional Council Final Reply consent conditions 30 October 2015

BOP Regional Council Supplementary Brief of Evidence Nic Conland Bond

2015-10-30 Nic Conland Attachment

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2015-10-30 Nic Conland Attachment 2

 

Responses to Memorandum No. XXIV of the Rena Hearing Panel: Dated 27 October 2015

The following responses were received commenting on the Hearing Panel’s Memorandum XXIV – Proposed Conditions of Consent and the Bond:

Applicant Consent conditions -PDF – 23 October 2015

Applicant Memorandum of Counsel – Conditions of consent – 23 October 2015

Applicant’s Consent conditions- Word version – 23 October 2015

BOP Regional Council as Submitter -Memorandum re conditions

Rena_ Memorandum of the Crown in response to Panel memorandum XXIII

Joint memorandum Ngai Te Rangi and Nga Potiki

Maria Horne & Hemi Bennett #94 Comment on Proposed Consent Conditions

Mount Club – memorandum of counsel regarding conditions 13.10.15Maria Horne & Hemi Bennett # 94 Rena Mandate Kaumatua Hui 21 10

 

 

 

Memorandum No. XXIII of the Rena Hearing Panel: Dated 9 October 2015

Memo No XXIII Rena Hearing Panel 2015-10-09

Appendix A:  Joint Witness Statement Proposed Conditions 8 October 2015

Appendix B: Word Version – Conditions 021015 JWS v1 clean copy

Appendix B: PDF Version – Proposed Conditions 8 October 2015

 

MV Rena – Hearing Day 20 – Digital Recordings 9 October 2015

Rena 09-10-2015

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