Consent - Mataura Bridge cleaning

A summary of the intended purpose of the consent is covered below, however for the full consent requirements, please contact Mike Brazil on 027 453 3309.


Purpose – Using scaffolding for cleaning bridges and discharging water and contaminants to the Mataura River on SH1 at Gore and SH93 at Mataura

  • Notify the Environment Southland's Manager of Environmental Compliance in writing, on commencement and upon completion of each block of maintenance works 
  • If any oil or fuel contamination of watercourse contact Mike immediately for futher info 
  • Mitigate the discharge of contaminants by containing the blasting and preparation areas within plastic sheeting,
  • Remove all construction equipment and any debris from the works, including any cleaning residues, on completion of the works
  • If artefacts of any sort are found work must stop immediately, and contact Mike for further info