This image is the illustrative depiction of the new building’s exterior. This is shown in relation to the Cathedral bell tower.

The Thorndon Residents Association has been invited to comment on the Covid 19 Recovery (Fast Track Consulting) Referred Projects Order 2020 Schedule for 55 – 61 Molesworth Street. This is a newly planned building is by Prime Property. The building present on the site prior to this plan was demolished due to earthquake damage. The scope of this project is to construct a 12-storey office building that includes retail or café space, a lobby, loading bays, and basement carpark.

The Association has submitted a set of questions before its final formal submission is authored and submitted. If you wish to comment on the application, please complete the form  https://www.epa.govt.nz/fast-track-consenting/commenting/and return it to the EPA by email to  , or by post or in person.

Details of the development application are available on the Environmental Protection Authority’s fast-track consenting pages:

https://www.epa.govt.nz/fast-track-consenting/referred-projects/molesworth-street-office-development/the-application/