• National multi-proof – within 10 days of receiving your application
  • All other applications (including amendments and project information memorandums) – within 20 working days of receiving your application.

Christmas holiday period

The statutory clock (20 working day period) stops every year between 20 December and 10 January.

During this period

  • you can still submit your application, and
  • we continue to work on consents, however the 20 working days does not start counting until 10 January.

How the 20 working day statutory clock works

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