Public notices - resource consent application

6 September 2017 - 488 Hibiscus Coast Highway, Orewa and 496C Hibiscus Coast Highway, Orewa (closing date: 3 October 2017) 


Application for resource consent

Section 95A of the Resource Management act 1991

Applicant: Coastal Properties Orewa Limited

Address for service: Email to Kate Madsen or send to Paua Planning Limited, 178 Bawden Road, RD2, Albany, Auckland 0792 - Attention: Kate Madsen

Application number: LUC60070192 Location: 488 Hibiscus Coast Highway, Orewa (alt 23-25 Annalise Place) and 496C Hibiscus coast Highway, Orewa (Lot 15 DP 478069 and Lot 8 DP 171150).

Details of proposed activity and types of consents:

The applicant seeks resource consent for a new retirement apartment complex, and associated buildings and enabling works.

The complex will consist of; three separate, three, four and five storey apartment buildings (plus one level of basement parking), containing 120 apartments and shared amenity spaces (including an indoor swimming pool, gymnasium, outdoor bowls area, recreation area, theatre and rooftop garden). The complex is accompanied by common ancillary facilities (including a lounge/dining area, library and chapel), associated landscaping, access and infrastructure, and 128 car parking spaces (117 basement car parks and 11 above ground spaces).

Resource consent is also sought for associated enabling works, including; tree works (including the removal of exotic trees and vegetation as well as the trimming of scheduled Pohutukawas and works in the root zone of protected trees), earthworks, provision of necessary infrastructure, access and pedestrian routes, landscaped open spaces and enhancement works on the adjacent esplanade reserve/riparian margin (including tree/vegetation works and removal as well as planting). It is also proposed to relocate the existing ‘Rose Cottage’ (Heritage Building) to be used as a reading/library room.

The application includes an assessment of environmental effects and overall is a restricted discretionary activity.

Full details of the application may be viewed at:

If you have any queries about the application, phone Simon Titter,
Senior Planner at Auckland Council on 09 301 0101.

Making a submission:

Any person may make a submission on the application. You may do so by sending a written submission to Auckland Council, Private Bag 92300, Auckland, 1142. Visit the Auckland Council website for information about making submissions, the submission form and online submissions.

Note that a copy of the submission must also be sent to the applicant at the address for service stated above as soon as reasonably practicable.

Submission closing date: Auckland Council must receive your submission no later than 5pm on Tuesday 3 October 2017.

Stephen Town
Chief Executive, Auckland Council

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