Nick Boyes

Consultant Planner, Associate
MSc (Res Mgmt)(Hons)

P: 03 964 4635
M: 021 488 938
E: nick@planzconsultants.co.nz

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Nick has over 18 years’ experience in resource management planning including working for both a Council and as a consultant based in Christchurch. Nick is also an accredited Hearings Commissioner.

Nick joined Planz in 2013 and specialises in project development and resource consenting, including subdivision, land use and regional consents. He has extensive experience in the preparation and processing of resource consents and designations, preparing and presenting officer reports on behalf of Council’s for large projects and preparing and presenting evidence at both Council Hearings and the Environment Court.

For the last 10 years, Nick has been involved in various irrigation projects, including Central Plains Water, the Rangitata Diversion Race, Barrhill Chertsey Irrigation, the Upper Waitaki River Catchment and in North Canterbury. Consenting of quarries from both regional and district councils has also formed a large part of Nick’s consulting experience more recently. Nick’s work is primarily rural, with tourism and projects in sensitive landscapes a particular interest.