This part of DOCʻs Public Submission process has now closed
To: Department of Conservation - Director-General
Address: Private Bag 3072, Hamilton 3240
Applicant: Ruapehu Alpine Lifts
Point of Contact: Deidre Ewart
Closing Date: 5pm, Friday, 4th November, 2016
The Minister of Conservation gives notice of her intention to grant a 60 year concession consisting of an initial term of 25 years plus 1 extension of 10 years and 5 extensions of five years each, under section 17Q of the Conservation Act 1987 to Ruapehu Alpine Lifts Limited for a licence to occupy Turoa Ski Area, Ruapehu. Any person or organisation may object in writing to the Director-General against the proposal, or make written submissions on the proposal.
I/We object to the application process and the proposal to grant a licence concession to Ruapehu Alpine Lifts Limited to operate on the Tūroa skifield for of an initial term of 25 years plus 1 extension of 10 years and 5 extensions of five years each.
The Concession Officer’s Report has not specifically discussed Ngati Rangi’s view of the application and therefore the application should not have been approved in principle.