Resource Management Act Charges Fact Sheet
Resource Management Act - Charges Fact Sheet. Effective 1 October 2010. Environment Canterbury recovers the cost of carrying out many of its Resource Management Act functions, including processing resource consent applications, by way of charges to applicants and consent holders. Costs include the cost of staff, contractors, councillors, commissioners, and all other costs incurred in carrying out those functions. A combination of "Fixed Charges" (deposits) and "Additional Charges" is used. This fact sheet is a summary of the charges that can and may be applied.