Planning Services, Resource Consent

New Job Vacancy – Acting Team Leader/Principal Planner

We are hiring! Thomas Consultants Ltd is hiring in our Henderson, Auckland office. Position: Acting Team Leader/Principal Planner Location: Henderson, Auckland Full time About the business Thomas Consultants is a growing multi-disciplinary company that offers planning, engineering, surveying, environmental and other professional services on a range of land development and civil infrastructure projects across the…

Planning Services, Resource Consent

New Job Vacancy – Senior or Intermediate Planner

We are hiring! Thomas Consultants Ltd is hiring in our Henderson, Auckland office. Resource Consents – Senior or Intermediate Planner (Henderson or Manukau) Full Time About the business Thomas Consultants is a growing multi-disciplinary company that offers planning, engineering, survey, environmental and related services on a range of resource management projects across the Auckland region.…

3 Kaimai Avenue, Massey – Terraced Housing Project | Engineering & Surveying

Client name: Jebel Construction Site: 3 Kaimai Avenue, Massey The Project: Our planners, engineers and surveyors have obtained approval for 7 new residential units in a terrace typology.  The comprehensive application prepared by our team & along with the extensive engineering services offered during construction lead to a more streamlined approval process. Ultimately, a high-quality…

Western Reserve Dog Park – Landscape Architecture | Project

The Client: Auckland Council – Community Facilities  The Site:  Western Reserve, Orewa The Project: Establishment of a fenced dog park within Western Reserve, which is strategically located along the Te Ara Tahuna cycleway/walkway, near existing facilities. The fully fenced park provides a safe environment for all dog types and sizes, incorporating different zones for low…

Bush Road, Waiatarua Auckland – Resource Consent | Project

The Client: Private The Site: Bush Road Waiatarua, Auckland. The Project: Construction of a new dwelling and accessory buildings within a Significant Ecological Area including earthworks and removal of trees Goal: To obtain consent and permission for tree removal Outcome: Consent approved October 2021 The Value: Thomas Consultants Ltd provided expert planning, engineering and ecology input. The…

New North Road, Auckland – Resource Consent

The Client: Private The Site: New North Road, Auckland, New Zealand The Project: To remove the existing dwelling and construct five new three storey dwellings and associated infrastructure, driveways and landscaping. The Goal: To obtain consent for client The Outcome: We successfully obtained consent for client The Value: Provided planning, surveying and engineering design and…

RMA reform changes and what you need to know from the team at Thomas Consultants Ltd

RMA reform changes and what you need to know

Written by Ashwita Murphy, Planning Team Leader at Thomas Consultants and Imogen Trupinic, Senior Planner at Thomas Consultants What is changing? The Government has proposed an overhaul of the current Resource Management Act (1991) (RMA). A total of three acts will replace the RMA: Natural Built Environments Act (NBA), Strategic Planning Act (SPA) and Climate…