News & Resources
New Zealand’s changing resource management landscape
2020 has seen significant changes for the resource management framework in New Zealand, with more substantial changes on the horizon.
Our response to COVID-19 – Level 2 Update and Health & Safety Protocols
The health, safety and wellbeing of our team, communities and clients is of the highest concern to Holland Beckett Law. Consequently, we take very seriously the guidelines and policies put into place by the Ministry of Health and Government, whilst at the same time trying to be flexible and responsive to the needs of all our clients and staff.
Fast-track Consenting: who benefits?
The proposed COVID-19 Recovery (Fast-track Consenting) Bill throws more light on what the fast-track consenting process will look like. Central and local government projects look to be the major beneficiary of the proposal, with other projects needing to be selected against eligibility criteria in order to qualify.
UPDATE - Childcare Arrangements for Separated Parents at Alert Level 3
The Ministry of Justice has released new guidance for parenting arrangements while NZ is at Alert Level 3.
Commercial Leases and Covid 19 - Rent Relief Disputes
A speedy cost effective procedure to deal with disputes over rent abatement.