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Hearing: KiwiRail notice of requirement

This hearing relates to KiwiRail's notice of requirement to designate land for constructing and operating a new intermodal regional freight hub near Palmerston North.

The hearing was originally scheduled for Monday 9 August to Friday 20 August 2021, at the Distinction Hotel, Cuba Street, Palmerston North, and was adjourned at Covid-19 Level 4. The hearing reconvened on Tuesday 14 September and will continue on the following dates/times:

  • Friday 17 September 9am to 1.30pm: final submitters
  • Friday 24 September 9am to 5pm: Council reporting team – schedule to be advised
  • Thursday 30 September 9am to 5pm: Council reporting team – schedule to be advised

All sessions will take place in the Seminar Room at the Conference and Function Centre and all attendees will be required to observe current Covid restrictions. A Zoom link will be sent to interested parties – please contact kath.olliver@pncc.govt.nz

Find the original notification documents, submissions, technical evidence and other reports received before the hearing on the KiwiRail freight hub page.

Hearing documents

Evidence statements 

KiwiRail

PNCC Reporting Team

 Joint witness statements

Tabled Evidence

Audio Recordings