Making a Decision

This note has been updated for 2017 and 2020 amendments but not updated for best practice. 

This note has not been updated for any RMA amendments arising out of the Natural Built Environment Act and Spatial Planning Act.

Sections 104 to 113 of the Resource Management Act 1991 (RMA) regulate the determination of resource consent decisions. This guidance note provides information on how to make a decision, and what needs to be included in a decision report.