The Minister of Conservation has granted a concession to Ruapehu Alpine Lifts Ltd for a licence to occupy Whakapapa ski area.

See approval documents.

In August 2015, the Minister of Conservation notified her intention to grant to Ruapehu Alpine Lifts Limited a licence to occupy the Whakapapa ski area at Mount Ruapehu. Submissions closed on 21 October 2015.

The Minister of Conservation's delegate approved the proposed licence in December 2015, after all submissions received were taken into consideration.

Final report

Final report on concession application by Ruapehu Alpine Lifts (PDF, 536K)

Concession application reports


Deidre Ewart, Special Projects Manager

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