Slow the whole process down Mr Parker and ensure more cost and lawyers feed into an already unwieldy RMA process. Then come back and complain how housing and progress is not being made while you ensure a handful of spanners are handed out to all and sundry to throw about into the workings.
Nick Smith made changes to the RMA that will result in more damage to fragile ecosystems. People that have worked for years restoring habitats such as wetlands and native bush suddenly find their work undone by new subdivisions and roads
The Wijerathne family face returning to Sri Lanka after their work visas were cancelled.