Additional Criteria 

  • Projects which involve heritage places should demonstrate how they align with national, or local authority strategies or plans or iwi management plans, and in addition to any consents required have the written approval of a conservation architect for heritage buildings or landscape architect for heritage sites, that the project will not have a negative impact on heritage values.  Heritage Place means any buildings, items, objects, and sites of significant heritage value that are listed in District Plan policies under the Resource Management Act 1991 or in the New Zealand Heritage List/Rārangi Korero.
  • Projects that involve archaeological sites must have obtained an authority from Heritage New Zealand.