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Hyndmans Quarries Ltd - Activities associated with operation of Hyndmans Quarry

About the proposal

Waikato Regional Council has received a suite of resource consent applications from Hyndmans Quarries Ltd (A Swap Group Company) that seek to continue and extend existing quarrying activities at the site known as
Hyndmans Quarry on Morrinsville-Walton Road, Walton.

Resource consent applications

The consent applications lodged with Waikato Regional Council are

AUTH135098.03.01 - To divert the Piakonui Stream and construction of associated culverts

AUTH135098.01.01 - To undertake works in High Risk Erosion Areas in association with quarrying activities

AUTH135098.08.01 - To discharge cleanfill to land at Hyndmans quarry

AUTH135098.05.01 - Discharge stormwater and process water to the Piakonui stream

AUTH135098.02.01 - To discharge overburden to land in relation with quarry activities

AUTH135098.99.01 - To take and use up to 600 m3/day of pit lodgement water.

AUTH135098.06.04 - To take and use up to 260 m3/day of water from a tributary of the Piakonui Stream for processing and dust suppression activities

AUTH135098.04.01 - To undertake bed disturbance works in association with the diversion of the Piakonui Stream

Application information

Application information is available here for you to download and read. You can also obtain copies of this information by contacting us on our Resource Use Freephone 0800 800 402. Please let us know whether you would prefer this in hard copy, electronic or CD format.

The applications can also be viewed at Waikato Regional Council's Hamilton office on 401 Grey Street, Hamilton East (click here for location information).

If you have further questions or would like more information on this proposal, please contact Perry Empson on 0800 800 402.

Resource consent application and assessment of environmental effects (AEE)

Resource consent application and assessment of environmental effects [PDF, 22 MB] 

File note - notification assessment decision [PDF, 160 KB]

Notification assessment decision form [PDF, 200 KB]

Site layout and cross-sections [PDF, 6.9 MB]

Variation 6 Policy Analysis  [PDF, 39 KB]

Groundwater inflow assessment [PDF, 73 KB]

Water balance assessment [PDF, 153 KB]

Email - analysis of Policy 19, Variation 6 [PDF, 73 KB]

Additional information - consultation assessments [PDF, 3 MB] 

Copy of public notice [PDF, 198 KB]

Make a submission

The closing date for submissions on the application is 12 July 2017.

Any person may make a submission on the application, but a person who is a trade competitor of the applicant may do so only if that person is directly affected by an effect of the activity to which the application relates that:
(a) adversely affects the environment; and
(b) does not relate to trade competition or the effects of trade competition.

Your submission must be made in writing, and on the correct form (form 13). You need to then send it to Waikato Regional Council, either

Click here for more information on making a submission, including submission forms.

Send a copy to the applicant

You must also send a copy of your a submission to the applicant as soon asreasonably practicable after sending your submission to Waikato Regional Council.

Send the applicant's copy to their consultant at the following address:

 C/- J Swap Contractors Limited, PO Box 153, Matamata 3440.

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