O'Connor Planning Consultants Ltd


OPC provides professional planning services, for a wide range of projects throughout New Zealand. We provide planning services from simple small scale resource consent applications to large complex projects.

Our services include:

  • Resource consents - consenting strategy, advice, guidance, preparation of applications, assistance with Council processes.
  • Scoping reports including development potential reporting and analysis.
  • Environment Court appeals including the provision of expert evidence.
  • Expert evidence and representation at Council hearings.
  • Preparation, advice and presentation of submissions to notified applications and plan changes.
  • Consultation including conflict resolution, mediation and negotiation.
  • Plan changes and policy advice.
  • Independent Planning Commissioner services.
  • Designations and alterations to designations.
  • Expertise in rural character and landscape values analysis.
  • General advice and guidance relating to resource management issues.


What they say...

Thank you again for all your great work in putting this together. It was a great application, and we are very proud of it. It is our current 'coffee table' book, and everyone that comes around has a look. We will certianly be recommending your services to anyone we know who needs a resource consent. …read more

M. Dashper