Permitted temporary accommodation and depots

John Higgins - Resource Consents Manager

Permitted temporary accommodation and permitted temporary depots and storage facilities

Under clause 7(3)(A) and clause 8(3)(A) of the Canterbury Earthquake (Resource Management Act Permitted Activities) Order 2011

Despite anything to the contrary in the Christchurch City Plan, the activities listed below are permitted activities in the specified locations if they comply with the prescribed standards:

Activity Law Office
Location 154 Harewood Road, Papanui
Applicant Strowan Law
Reference No RMA92029094
Standards
  1. The activity must proceed in general accordance with the information submitted to the Council on 30 March 2015.
  2. With the exception of signage area, the activity must comply with the relevant general Standards for Permitted Temporary Accommodation and Temporary Depots and Storage Facilities under Clause 7(3)(a) and Clause 8(3)(a) of the Canterbury Earthquake (Resource Management Act Permitted Activities) Order 2011, contained in the public notice issued by the Council on 9 April 2011.

 

Activity  Portacoms for Temporary Bank
Location  1005 Ferry Road
Applicant  ASB Bank Ltd
Reference No  RMA92029288
Standards
  1. The activity must proceed in general accordance with the information submitted to the Council on 21 April 2015.
  2. Upon cessation of the temporary use or the expiry of the time limit under the Canterbury Earthquake (Resource Management Act Permitted Activities) Order 2011, the site must be remediated to its original site and be left clean and tidy.
  3. The activity must not create any significant adverse effects (relating, but not limited to, noise, dust, mud, light spill, odour, traffic generation, refuse disposal, animal control and visual amenity) that will, in the opinion of a Council Enforcement Officer or Environmental Health Officer, cause nuisance for occupiers of surrounding sites.

 

Activity  Public Car Parking - 130 Spaces
Location  198 - 204 Manchester Street (corner of Gloucester Street)
Applicant  Christchurch City Council
Reference No  RMA92028945
Standards
  1. The activity must proceed in general accordance with the information submitted to the Council on 17 March 2015.
  2. Carpark entry and exit is limited to the existing vehicle crossings.
  3. The carparking area shall be surfaced to a standard acceptable to Council Monitoring Officer and carparks and aisles provided shall be clearly differentiated in accordance with Vol 3 Part 13 of the Christchurch City Plan.
  4. The works required under standard 2 and 3 above shall be completed within three months of the date of this approval.
  5. Any signs shall comply with the City Plan rules.
  6. The activity must not create any significant adverse effects (relating to but not limited to, noise, dust, mud, light spill, odour, traffic generation, refuse disposal, and visual amenity) that will, in the opinion of a Council Enforcement Officer, cause nuisance for occupiers of surrounding site.

 

Activity  Temporary Depot
Location  376 Selwyn Street, Addington
Applicant  Isaac Construction Co Limited
Reference No  RMA92029425
Standards
  1. The activity must proceed in general accordance with the information submitted to the Council on 4 May 2015 and further information received by email on 8 May 2015.
  2. A notice is to be provided to the residents within the street frontages of both Selwyn Street and Burke Street providing them with a 24 hour free phone number for them to contact should any issues arise.
  3. The activity must not create any significant adverse effects (relating, but not limited, to noise, dust, mud, light spill, odour, traffic generation, and visual amenity) that will, in the opinion of a Council Enforcement or Health Officer, cause nuisance for occupiers of surrounding sites. If any significant adverse effects do arise, then the Council can impose additional requirements or conditions to avoid, remedy or mitigate those adverse effects.
  4. The hours of operation on site will be 6.30am to 7.00pm Monday to Friday with some work possible from 6.30am until 2.00pm on Saturdays.
  5. The activity must cease on or before 1 September 2015.
  6. Dust, Mud and Noise mitigation measures are to be used with Heavy Truck movements restricted to between the hours of 8.00am to 7.00pm Monday to Friday and 8.00am to 2.00pm on Saturdays.
  7. No stock piles are to exceed 1.5m in height.
  8. Engine idling, deliveries and assembly of workers on site is not to precede the start time of 6.30am.
  9. Upon cessation of the temporary use the site must be grassed and left clean and tidy.

 

Activity  Temporary Depot
Location  24, 26, 28 Mattingley Street, Aranui
Applicant  Brian Perry Civil
Reference No  RMA92029436
Standards
  1. The activity must proceed in general accordance with the information submitted to the Council on 5 May 2015 and further information received by email on the 11 May 2015.
  2. A notice is to be provided to the residents within the street providing them with a 24 hour free phone number for them to contact should any issues arise.
  3. The activity must not create any significant adverse effects (relating, but not limited, to noise, dust, mud, light spill, odour, traffic generation, and visual amenity) that will, in the opinion of a Council Enforcement or Health Officer, cause nuisance for occupiers of surrounding sites. If any significant adverse do arise, then the Council can impose additional requirements or conditions to avoid, remedy or mitigate those adverse effects.
  4. The hours of operation on site will be 7.00am to 7.00pm Monday to Saturday. Truck movements will be restricted to between 7.30am to 5.00pm.
  5. The activity must cease on or before 11 November 2015.
  6. A watering system in the form of sprinklers is to be used to mitigate any potential dust issues from the stock piled materials.
  7. Road sweeping of the depot entrance is to be undertaken at regular intervals to ensure materials are not transferred from the site onto the roadway.
  8. Upon cessation of the temporary use the site must be grassed and left clean and tidy.

 

Activity  Temporary Depot
Location  87, 89, 91, & 93 Hulverstone Ave, Aranui
Applicant  Brian Perry Civil
Reference No  RMA92029440
Standards
  1. The activity must proceed in general accordance with the information submitted to the Council on 5 May 2015 and further information received by email on the 14 May 2015.
  2. A notice is to be provided to any remaining residents within the surrounding area providing them with a 24 hour free phone number for them to contact should any issues arise.
  3. The activity must not create any significant adverse effects (relating, but not limited, to noise, dust, mud, light spill, odour, traffic generation, and visual amenity) that will, in the opinion of a Council Enforcement or Health Officer, cause nuisance for occupiers of surrounding sites. If any significant adverse effects do arise, then the Council can impose additional requirements or conditions to avoid, remedy or mitigate those adverse effects.
  4. The hours of operation on site will be 7.00am to 7.00pm Monday to Saturday.
  5. The activity must cease on or before 18 November 2015.
  6. A watering system in the form of sprinklers is to be used to mitigate any potential dust issues from the stock piled materials.
  7. Road sweeping of the depot entrance is to be undertaken at regular intervals to ensure materials are not transferred from the site onto the roadway.
  8. Upon cessation of the temporary use the site must be grassed and left clean and tidy.

The general standards for Permitted Temporary Accommodation and Temporary Depots and Storage Facilities can be viewed on the Temporary Accommodation(external link) page of the Council’s website.

The above activities are permitted in the specified locations until the expiry of the Canterbury Earthquake (Resource Management Act Permitted Activities) Order 2011. The expiry date is 18 April 2016.

Any temporary activity established under these provisions shall not create or give rise to any existing use right in respect of any land, activity, or structure (refer clause 5(3) of the Canterbury Earthquake (Resource Management Act Permitted Activities) Order 2011).

If you have any questions or would like more information about the activities listed above please phone 941 8999 and ask to speak to the Duty Planner.