O'Connor Planning Consultants Ltd

Our Company

OPC operates throughout New Zealand, primarily in Auckland and Northland, working for a range of local authorities and private clients.  

OPC maintain excellent working relationships with specialist resource management contractors such as surveyors, engineers and ecologists; as well as local government staff.  We are able to pull together project teams best suited to obtaining the resource management outcomes you seek.

We typically act as the lead consultant on projects and are responsible for consent authority liaison and negotiation, briefing sub consultants and legal counsel as required. We also take responsibility for the preparation of the environmental assessment reporting needed to secure the requisite resource(s) consent for projects.

Our Philosophy

OPC is committed to providing consistent, quality planning advice and expertise to all of our clients and to achieving high quality, creative and innovative environmental outcomes. Our services are timely and cost effective.

Our Team

Our team is our most important asset. We provide mentoring, on the job training and regular attendance at conferences and seminars to ensure that our people are fully conversant with the latest planning trends and the changing regulatory environment.


What they say...

Burnette, just a quick note to thanks to you and Diana for your work over the past 2 weeks and the way you acted and presented during the hearings. Please pass on my thanks to Diana for producing her thoughts in writing at the end - she was a lot clearer and more specific than most of the others and it makes our job easier. …read more

W. Smith - Independent Hearing Commissioner