Have your say on an application by the Ministry of Education for a lease concession for Aoraki/Mount Cook School. Submissions closed 14 August 2020.

Submissions closed 14 August 2020.

This application is notified under section 17SC of the Conservation Act 1987. The Minister of Conservation has received an application for a lease/licence concession.

Application details

Applicant: Ministry of Education
Location of proposed activity: Aoraki/Mount Cook
Concession type: Lease
Summary of proposal: The rebuild and the continued occupancy of the land for the Aoraki/Mount Cook School.

Application documents:

How to make a submission

Any person or organisation may make a submission in writing to the Director-General on the proposal.

1. Prepare your submission

Record what you think in the submission form.

Any person or organisation wishing to be heard at a possible hearing in support of their submission must request an opportunity to appear before the Director-General. This request must be included in your submission.

2. Send us your submission before 14 August 2020

Send your submission by email or post. You'll get a confirmation email or letter when a submission has been received.

Department of Conservation
Private Bag 4175
Christchurch 8140

Attention: Nicci Mardle, Permissions Advisor

Submissions closed 5 pm, 14 August 2020.

Once submitted, submitters' information is subject to the Official Information Act 1982 and may be released under that Act. If you wish to keep any part of your submission confidential, state this in writing when making your submission.


No details at this point. Details, such as submissions and the decision outcome, will be added when they are available.

DOC comment regarding publicly notified applications

The Minister of Conservation has made no determination regarding the suitability of this proposed concession on public conservation land. This public notification should not be interpreted as an intention on the part of the Minister of Conservation to grant the proposed concession.    


If you have a question about the application or the submission process you can contact Nicci Mardle, Permissions Advisor


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