Address for service:
11-15 Victoria Avenue, Palmerston North
Further enquiries:

Enquiries regarding the application can be made to Fiona Morton , Senior Consents Planner



Manawatū-Whanganui Regional Council - Regulatory Team (MWRC) have received a consent application to discharge wastewater and slurry wastes into and onto land as generated from the Crusader Meats Meat Processing Plant, 798, 970 and 979 SH 30, Benneydale.

General information

Application details

This application is to renew a resource consent which authorises the discharge of up to 1,500 m3/day of wastewater and slurry waste from processing and ancillary activities to land in circumstances that may result in contaminants entering groundwater on land located off SH 30, Benneydale.

Term: A term of 29 years is sought. This application replaces Resource Consent Nos. 100696 and 100926 which expired on 22 May 2016.


Block Legal Description Title Map reference
Tiroa E Part Tiroa E Block SA51C/863 BG34:148-359
Te Hape B Part Te Hape B Block SA53A/19 BG34:150-345
Tutaki Rangitoto Tuhua 36 A 2 A 2 C 474061 BG34:135-347


Application can be viewed


Application, AEE 20160222 v01
Application, 2. Further information dated 1 September 2016 v01
Application, 3. Email dated 10 May 2017 v01
Application, 4. Email dated 28 August 2017 v01

In person

The application and accompanying information may be viewed during the hours 8.15am - 4.30pm at Regional House, 11-15 Victoria Avenue, Palmerston North, and the Whanganui Service Centre situated at 181 Guyton Street, Whanganui. The application and accompanying information can also be viewed at our Taumarunui office between the hours of 9am-1pm situated at 34 Maata Street, Taumarunui.


You can also request a copy of the application from the Consents Department of the Manawatu-Whanganui Regional Council via email

Other information


Public submissions can be received up until January 26, 2018 4:45 PM

Public submissions can be received up until January 26 2018 4:45 p.m.

Public submissions must include:
1. Details of the applications in respect of which you are making the submission
2. Your name, postal address, telephone number, fax number and email address (if applicable)
3. Whether you support or oppose the applications
4. Whether you wish to be heard in respect of the submission
5. The reasons for making the submission and the decision you wish the consent authority to make
6. Be dated and signed by the person making the submission
7. A copy of every submission must be served on the applicant and the Manawatū-Whanganui Regional Council at the addresses below.

Albert van Oostrom and Associates
21 Dawson Street
Hamilton East
Hamilton 3216

Regulatory Authority:
Manawatū-Whanganui Regional Council
Private Bag 11025
Palmerston North

Attention: Fiona Morton Email: