Whakaaetanga rawa taiao | Resource consents
Resource consents ensure our natural and physical resources are used sustainably. You’ll need resource consent, also called land use consent, if your proposed building or activity doesn’t comply with the District Plan.
Apply for resource consent
How to apply for resource consent in Palmerston North.
Instant resource consent
You may be able to apply for instant resource consent if you're building close to land owned by Council or the Crown.
Resource consent conditions
Sometimes resource consents are granted with conditions you have to meet.
Book a free guidance meeting with our planning team before you apply for resource consent.