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Publicly notified resource consent application at 47 McPherson Road and 93 Irish Road Mangatawhiri

Section 95A of the Resource Management Act 1991

Waikato District Council has received the following application:

ApplicantMcPherson Resources Ltd

Proposal: McPherson Resources Limited has applied to Waikato District Council for land use consent for the continuation and expansion of mineral extraction activities at the McPherson Quarry with the extraction of 490,000 tonne of quarry material (weathered greywacke) annually for a period of up to 45 years over three stages, with associated overburden removal and placement; deposition of cleanfill; and, indigenous vegetation clearance of an Identified Significant Natural Feature, Schedule 5A area and Significant Natural Area within the Rural Zone

Location:     47 Mcpherson Road MANGATAWHIRI

Allotment 162 Parish of Mangatawhiri comprised in Record of Title NA2D/497

Allotment 22 and Allotment 139-140 Suburban Section 1 Parish of Mangatawhiri and Allotment 161 and Allotment 163 Parish of Mangatawhiri comprised in Record of Title NA2D/412

Section 164 Parish of Mangatawhiri comprised in Record of Title NA2D/961


Allotment 159-160 Parish of Mangatawhiri comprised in Record of Title NA423/102

Allotment 23-24, Allotment 130 and Allotment 132-133 Settlement of Pokeno comprised in Record of Title NA577/25


The application includes an assessment of environmental effects.

The full application can be viewed here.


Please contact Victoria Majoor at Waikato District Council, telephone 07 824 8633, or call free 0800 492 452 if you have any questions about the application.

Any person may make a submission on the application.  You may do so by emailing your submission to or sending your written submission to Waikato District Council, Private Bag 544, Ngaruawahia  3742.  The submission must be in form 13.

Submissions close at 5pm on Thursday 2 July 2020.

You must serve a copy of your submission on McPherson Resources Ltd, whose address for service is Kinetic Environmental Consulting Limited, PO Box 9413, Hamilton 3240 or email as soon as reasonably practicable after serving your submission on Waikato District Council.

G J Ion

On behalf of Waikato District Council

Notice given under section 95A of the Resource Management Act 1991 on 4 June 2020.