Rotorua Motels for 1000+ Homeless: Submissions Open for Resource Consent Requests

Motels seeking resources agree to be government-contracted operators for emergency housing. Pictures/Andrew Warner

The government is seeking approval for five-year consents allowing up to 1,008 people at a time to stay in 12 motels in Rotorua under contract for emergency accommodation.

The five-year period involved residents and a lobby