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Discharge of contaminants into the air

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​Activities that discharge contaminants into the air

Some industries have operations that discharge contaminants, odours and pollutants into the air.

  • Chemical processing.
  • Combustion activities.
  • Dust-generating activities.
  • Food and animal or plant processing.
  • Intensive livestock farming.
  • Metallurgical processes.
  • Waste processing.
  • Fibreglassing or spray painting.
  • Coffee roasting.

Get a consent for activities that impact air quality

If your industrial, business or farm operations will have a negative impact on air quality, you may need a regional resource consent.

If you are not sure if your operations need this type of consent, phone us on 09 301 0101 or email the Air quality team.

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