100 Obligation to hold a hearing

A hearing need not be held in accordance with this Act in respect of an application for a resource consent unless—


the consent authority considers that a hearing is necessary; or


either the applicant or a person who made a submission in respect of that application has requested to be heard and has not subsequently advised that he or she does not wish to be heard.

Section 100: amended, on 1 August 2003, by section 95 of the Resource Management Amendment Act 2003 (2003 No 23).