Retirement Villages

We specialise in providing strategic planning and resource management advice to New Zealand’s leading Retirement Village providers.

Oceania Healthcare (The Sands Village)

Bentley & Co. have provided advice to Oceania since 2005, and have lead the master planning and successful consenting for over 30 sites nationwide, together with strategic due diligence advice in respect of site opportunities and the evolving planning instruments and RMA framework.

Key Persons: Craig McGarr, Mark Arbuthnot & Matt Round.

Selwyn Village

Regulatory and master planning services to The Selwyn Foundation, including the development of its landholdings, and preparation and involvement in plan change processes.

Key Persons: Craig McGarr

Summerset (Half Moon Bay Village)

Comprehensive development of a brownfield site in Half Moon Bay, providing for multi-level retirement accommodation integrated with the surrounding community. Consent was obtained through the Covid-19 Fast Track Consenting Process.

Key Persons: Craig McGarr & Matt Round

The BeGroup (Rawhiti Estate, Remuera)

Comprehensive luxury retirement village development comprising 27 independent living units and 68 aged care suites, together with a range of common facilities. Bentley & Co. were the lead planning consultants for a publicly notified resource consent, which was granted with no appeals.

Key Persons: Craig McGarr