Bill Harrington

Senior Planner

Bill is a Senior Planner based in our Nelson office. 

Joining TPG in 2018, Bill has over seven years’ planning experience having worked in major infrastructure project teams, consent preparation and processing roles, and policy support roles. This diverse background leaves Bill well placed to lead or assist with a variety of technical planning tasks. 

Bill has processed resource consents and Project Information Memoranda for a range of activities and is competent in working alongside technical specialists and Council staff to make robust planning assessments and recommendations. He has experience working on the ground with stakeholders and affected parties as part of consenting and project-scoping processes, including explaining complex matters and showing compassion in stressful environments. Bill also has experience working within district plan review environments, and has assisted with the coordination and summarising of submissions for Christchurch City Council.