Resource Management

By: Cardno  06-Dec-2011
Keywords: Resource Management, Land Development, Resource Consent

- Applications for Resource Consent
- Land Use Applications
- Specialist Client Representations
- Water, stormwater, effluent reticulation
- Existing Services Modelling

Resource Consents are now required for most development activities - from minor subdivisions to large-scale earthworks - and can have a major impact on project timelines, costs and development methods.

Cardno offers a full range of resource management services to help you gain Resource Consent in the most cost effective and timely manner including; feasibility and scoping studies, consent applications, consultation with affected parties, Assessment of Environmental Effects, development of mitigation measures and expert representation at Council Hearings and the Environment Court.

As part of the Cardno team, our resource managers have extensive experience in the land development arena to draw from. They can also call on the professional expertise of our engineers and surveyors to assist in specialised components of the resource consent process. Together, we have successfully achieved consents for a wide variety of projects including:

  • Comprehensive residential developments (retirement villages etc)
  • Large-scale subdivision and earthworks projects
  • Public utilities including gas networks, wastewater recycling systems
  • Commercial and industrial facilities

Gaining a Resource Consent is a necessary and critical component in the development process. Cardno's resource management experts can guide you through this difficult process, aiding with minimising delays and maximising your investment.

Keywords: Client Representations, Land Development, Professional Expertise, Resource Consent, Resource Management,

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Our professional services extend from scoping proposals through to preparing design options, making applications for consents to City, District and Regional Councils, preparing and presenting expert evidence at Council and Environment Court Hearings, and participating at Environment Court Mediation sessions where necessary.



Cardno’s surveyors are proficient in the full range of survey methods, from large scale GPS surveys to highly accurate construction set-out and have the experience necessary to choose the appropriate method to meet our clients’ project-specific needs. Today, Cardno TCB is the largest private survey practice in the Wellington region specialising in urban and rural subdivision, topographical and site surveys, unit titles and construction set-out.



By virtue of Cardno’s significant involvement in land development, our engineers are experts in all aspects of the development process including; scoping and feasibility studies, concept design, detailed design of earthworks and infrastructure, site supervision and overall project management.


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Having an experienced multi-disciplinary team puts Cardno in a unique position to provide a seamless transition through all stages of development - gaining title in the shortest possible time and maximising your returns. Starting with a raw block of land, by process of feasibility investigation, data capture and concept design we can procure all the necessary consents to initiate development.