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  3. Infrastructure Development Processes
  4. Quality Assurance Information Requirements
    1. QA-1 Resource Consent Application Requirements
    2. QA-2 Works Undertaken By or For a Council
    3. QA-3 Development Works Approval
    4. QA-4 Survey Plan (s223) Approval
    5. QA-5 Final Sign Off (s224c) Application Requirements
    6. QA-6 As-Built Information
    7. QA-7 Bonds and Maintenance Fee
    8. QA-8 Building Consent Considerations
  5. Design Standards
    1. DS-1 General Provisions
    2. DS-2 Streetscape
    3. DS-3 Reserves
    4. DS-4 Transportation Network
    5. DS-5 Stormwater
    6. DS-6 Wastewater
    7. DS-7 Water Supply
    8. DS-8 Public Lighting
    9. DS-9 Network Utilities
    10. DS-10 Natural Hazards & Earthworks
    11. DS-11 Road Zone/Road Reserve Occupancy
    12. DS-12 Building Consent Considerations
  6. Standard Drawings
    1. SD-1 General Provisions
    2. Street design diagrams
    3. T100 Perspective Drawings
    4. T200 Streetscape
    5. T300 Reserves
    6. T400 Transport Network
    7. T500 Stormwater
    8. T600 Wastewater
      1. T601-Manhole - Standard
      2. T602-Manhole - Shallow
      3. T603-Manhole - Ladder and Steps
      4. T604-Manhole - Precast 1050mmØ Lid
      5. T605-Manhole - Entry Fixing
      6. T606-Manhole - Standard and Raised Access Detail
      7. T607-Manhole - Inclined Access Detail
      8. T608-Manhole - Internal Drop
      9. T609-Manhole - External Drop
      10. TT610-Manhole - PE Pipe Connections - Wall Adapter and Pre-Cast Manhole
      11. T611-Manhole - PE Pipe Connections - Stub Flange and In-Situ Base
      12. T612-Manhole - PE Pipe Connections - Electrofusion Coupler and In-Situ Base
      13. T613 Manhole - PE Pipe Connections - Puddle Flange and Pre-Cast Manhole
      14. T614-Manhole - Access Detail in Carriageway
      15. T620-Rodding Eye - Shallow < 2.5m
      16. T621-Rodding Eye - Deep > 2.5m
      17. T630-Property Connection - Standard
      18. T631-Property Connection - Depth > 2.5m
      19. T632-Property Connection - Within Property
      20. T633-Property Connection - Outside Property
      21. T634-Property Connection - Entry to Wastewater Main/Manhole
      22. T637-Lateral Connection - Single Connection to Manhole
      23. T638-Lateral Connection - Two or More Connections to Manhole
      24. T639-Lateral Connection - Single Connection to Main
      25. T640-Lateral Connection - Two Connections to Main
      26. T641-Lateral Connection - Two Adjacent Connections to Main
      27. T642-Lateral Connection - Rear Lot Connection
      28. T643-Mains Connection - Saddle Connection
      29. T651-Bedding and Backfill Details
      30. T652-Anti-Scour Block and Trenchstop
      31. T653-Buildings Near Public Mains
      32. T654-Close Proximity - Retaining Wall Restrictions
      33. T660-Pump Station - Typical Site Layout
      34. T661-Pump Station - Elevation Section
      35. T662-Pump Station - Plan Section
      36. T663-Pump Station - Pedestal Base Plate, Pedestal Mounting, Valve Chamber and Riser Connection
      37. T664-Pump Station - Deflector Plate, Ladder and Plinth
      38. T665-Pump Station - Valve Extension Spindle, Spindle Guide and Handwheel
      39. T666-Pump Station - Cover Slab
      40. T667-Pump Station - Frame
      41. T668-Pump Station - Chamber Lid
      42. T669-Pump Station - Chamber Lid Padlock and Handle
      43. T670-Pump Station - Rising Main Entry to Receiving Manhole
      44. T671-Pump Station - 25mm Water Service Connection
      45. T672-Pump Station - Electrical - Standard 2 Pump Stn Without Soft Starters (1 of 2)
      46. T673-Pump Station - Electrical - Standard 2 Pump Stn Without Soft Starters (2 of 2)
      47. T674-Pump Station - Electrical - Standard 2 Pump Stn SMC - 3 Soft Starters (1 of 2)
      48. T675-Pump Station - Electrical - Standard 2 Pump Stn SMC - 3 Soft Starters (2 of 2)
      49. T676-Pump Station - Electrical - Standard 2 Pump Stn IMS2 Soft Starters (1 of 2)
      50. T677-Pump Station - Electrical - Standard 2 Pump Stn IMS2 Soft Starters (2 of 2)
      51. T678-Pump Station - Electrical - Standard 2 Pump Stn ISMC - 3 Soft Starters (1 of 3)
      52. T679 Pump Station - Electrical - Standard 2 Pump Stn ISMC - 3 Soft Starters (2 of 3)
      53. T680-Pump Station - Electrical - Standard 2 Pump Stn ISMC - 3 Soft Starters (3 of 3)
      54. T681-Electrical - 2 Pump Stn Mincas SMC-3 Soft Starters (1 of 2)
      55. T682-Electrical - 2 Pump Stn Mincas SMC-3 Soft Starters (2 of 2)
      56. T683-Pump Station - Electrical Cabinet
    9. T700 Water Supply
      1. T700-Water Supply Pipe Hierarchy
      2. T701-Water Supply - Looped and Linked Principal Mains
      3. T705-Water Main - Location at Intersections
      4. T706-Watermain - Location at Cul de Sac
      5. T707-Water Main - Rider Main to Main Connection
      6. T708-Water Main - Flushing Point
      7. T709-Water Main - Branch Valves and Hydrant Combinations
      8. T710-Water Main - Support for Asbestos Cement Main
      9. T713-Hydrant Surround
      10. T714-Hydrant Box
      11. T715-Hydrant Surround Blocks
      12. T716-Valve Surround
      13. T717-Valve Box
      14. T718-Valve Surround 75mm Concrete
      15. T719-Valve Surround 100mm Concrete
      16. T720 Valve Surround Heavy Duty Concrete
      17. T721-Anchor block for Sluice Valves on Mains
      18. T722-Anchor Block for Flanged Fittings on Mains
      19. T723-Thrust Blocks
      20. T724-Hydrant and Valve Marker Post
      21. T727-Water Meter - Type 1 and 2 Point of Supply Location Installation
      22. T728-Water Meter - Type 3 and 4 Point of Supply Location Installation
      23. T729-Water Meter - Fire System Connection With Potable Supply Installation
      24. T730-Standard 20mm Manifold Connection
      25. T731-Standard 20mm Manifold Connections - Plan View
      26. T732-Multiple 20mm Installations
      27. T733-20mm Connection Requiring Double Check Valve
      28. T734-20mm Connection Requiring RPZ Installation
      29. T735-25mm, 40mm or 50mm Meter Installation With Double Check Valve
      30. T736-<50mm Meter Installation with RPZ
      31. T737-Property Connection - 50mm Combination Meter Installation with Double Check Valve
      32. T738-Combination Meter Installation with RPZ
      33. T739 >50mm Combination Meter Installation with RPZ & Bypass Option
      34. T740-Property Connection - Secure Connection
      35. T741-Manhole - Class A Loading
      36. T742-Chamber - Class A Loading
      37. T743-Manhole - Class B Loading
      38. T744-Chamber - Class B Loading
      39. T751-Bedding and Backfill Details
      40. T753-Buildings Near Public Mains
    10. T800 Public Lighting
    11. AB As-Built Drawings
  7. Approved Materials
  8. Construction Standards
    1. CS-1 General
    2. CS-2 Site Clearance
    3. CS-3 Earthworks
    4. CS-4 Excavation
    5. CS-5 Excavation in Trench
    6. CS-6 Fill
    7. CS-7 Bedding & Backfill
    8. CS-8 Subsoil Drainage for Earthworks & Roads
    9. CS-9 Pipework
    10. CS-10 Pipe Fittings
    11. CS-11 Manholes & Rodding Eyes
    12. CS-12 Sumps
    13. CS-13 Trenchless Technology
    14. CS-14 Road Ripping
    15. CS-15 Road Pavement Layers
    16. CS-16 Kerb & Channel
    17. CS-17 Concrete Work
    18. CS-18 Carriageway Surfacing
    19. CS-19 Roadmarking
    20. CS-20 Berm Features
    21. CS-21 Street Structures
    22. CS-22 Road Maintenance
    23. CS-23 Grassing & Turfing
    24. CS-24 Vegetation Planting & Gardens
    25. CS-25 Reinstatement
  9. Inspection & Testing Requirements
    1. IT-1 General Provision
    2. IT-2 Streetscape
    3. IT-3 Reserves
    4. IT-4 Transportation Network
    5. IT-5 Stormwater
    6. IT-6 Wastewater
    7. IT-7 Water Supply
    8. IT-8 Public Lighting
    9. IT-9 Network Utilities
Infrastructure Development Code

DS-11 - Appendix B - General Conditions


In this section

DS-11 - Appendix B.1 General Conditions for Road Zone Occupancy


DS-11 - Appendix B.1 General Conditions for Road Zone Occupancy

The Utility Operator shall:

  1. Carry out all Works in the Road Corridor in compliance with the governing legislation for the related industry.
  2. Carry out all Works in the Road Corridor in compliance with the requirements set out in the Local and Special Conditions.
  3. Obtain all the necessary consents, approvals and permits from the relevant statutory and regulatory authorities at their own cost.
  4. Install assets/infrastructure in the location shown on the approved plans, unless subsequent written approval is received from the Corridor Manager to alter the location or any other element of the works. 
  5. Provide a proposed Traffic Management Plan for approval with their application.
  6. Provide, when requested, a full description of the construction methodology, quality assurance, reinstatement, resurfacing and compaction and agree this with the Corridor Manager prior to work commencing.
  7. Ensure payment of all required fees and charges for processing of this notice and for the monitoring and auditing of the works.
  8. Provide the Corridor Manager with written notice 2 working days before commencement of work on site. 
  9. Keep a full copy of the Works Access Permit and Local/Special Conditions on site at all times during the Works. 
  10. Keep plans of the installed work and make them available to Corridor Manager on request. 
  11. Ensure that the work is carried out under the control of a warranted supervisor as required by the NZTA CoPTTM Code of Practice for Temporary Traffic Management and/or Local Supplement and ensure that there are sufficient people on site specifically to control the flow of traffic through the site in accordance with the Traffic Management Plan.
  12. Comply with instructions from an officer of the New Zealand Police Traffic Safety Branch or a duly authorised agent of the Corridor Manager in respect of traffic management and safety.
  13. Control the surface water channels so as to cause minimal interference to existing flows and fully restore the surface water channels at the completion of the works.
  14. Stop work as necessary to meet the requirements of Section 10 of the Historic Places Act 1993.
  15. Make the Works available at all times for inspection by any person representing the Corridor Manager.
  16. Restore to their original condition any surface or structure that was damaged or removed as a result of the Works.
  17. Undertake remedial action on non-conforming work within the timeframe set by the Corridor Manager, where reasonable and practicable.
  18. Repair all damage as a result of the works, should the Corridor Manager determine these are necessary prior to the end of the Warranty period. 
  19. Compensate the affected party for any damage or costs incurred due to the work or for costs resulting from the removal of abandoned installations, structures, components and equipment that belong to the Utility Operator
  20. Notify the Corridor Manager of any maintenance work it proposes to undertake within the 2 Year Warranty period. 
  21. Complete Works in the Road Corridor in one continuous operation (works suspended for over five days require the written permission of the Corridor Manager). 
  22. Protect and maintain all Road Corridor signs, markers, signals, barriers and associated marking and replace them to the appropriate industry standard where they have been damaged by the Works.
  23. Complete and submit a Works Completion Notice when the Works are complete. 
  24. Work, other than Emergency Works, must not take place on the Road Corridor during and one day either side of a public holiday or public holiday weekend. 
  25. Work, other than Emergency Works, must not take place on the Road Corridor during and one day prior to any major Event. 
  26. All Works must be performed within the hours of work specified on the Works Access Permit unless written approval to alter this is given by the Corridor Manager
  27. All Works Access Permits will only remain valid for the time period specified on the Works Access Permit unless written approval to extend this time is given by the Corridor Manager
  28. The 2 Year Warranty period commences from the date the Corridor Manager has given written confirmation that the work is complete. 
  29. The Corridor Manager shall:
    1. Manage all applications relating to corridor access in accordance with the timeframes and processes in the National Code of Practice for Utilities Access to the Transport Corridors.
    2. Not be liable for any costs, actions, demands, suits, damages and proceedings of any kind for any loss, damage or injury that may result from the works that are undertaken by or on behalf of the Utility Operator.
  30. The Corridor Manager may:
    1. Include the requirement for the Utility Operator to provide a Contract Bond in favour of the Corridor Manager or the Contractor to provide a Contract Bond in favour of Utility Operator as a performance guarantee.
    2. Instruct the Utility Operator to stop work and leave the site (having made the site safe) if the Works are not complying with the relevant Works Access Permit including any plans, relevant conditions, permission requirements or specifications contained in the documents listed in the Local and Special Conditions.
    3. Arrange for remedial work to be done and recover the costs incurred from the Utility Operator, if the Utility Operator fails to take action within the agreed timeframe. 
    4. Assess the suitability of any action proposed by the Utility Operator during the Warranty Period and impose Reasonable Conditions that will maintain the integrity of the Road assets. 
  31. In granting a Works Access Permit, no vested right is created. 
  32. Works Access Permits are not transferable without the written permission of the Corridor Manager
  33. In the absence of a written agreement from the Corridor Manager for an extension, All Works relating to the Works Access Permit shall be completed within the permitted timeframe shown on the Works Access Permit. The Works Access Permit shall become invalid if the works do not conclude within the Permit timeframe. 

Definitions in this section


Corridor manager





Utility operator 

Working days

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