Frequently Asked Questions

When will resource consent be lodged?

Resource consent was lodged in November 2017


What is the project cost?

The estimated total end cost is NZD $16m.


When will construction commence and when will it be finished?

Construction will commence the second quarter of 2018 and be completed in the fourth quarter of 2019


Will health services be maintained during construction?

All health services will continue to be provided throughout construction.

While there will be significant construction to the interior and, to a lesser extent, exterior of the hospital, this work will be undertaken in stages to ensure clinical services are maintained throughout the expansion


What impact will there be on parking during construction?

Existing carparking will remain largely unaffected and there will be a traffic management plan to minimise any disruption.


Where do Ifind out more?

You can view the project on