Ken Gimblett
Planner, Partner

Contact details:

Tel: +64 3 364 4206


Bachelor of Regional Planning (Hons), Massey University


Member, NZ Planning Institute

Member, Resource Management Law Association

Member, Institute of Directors

About Ken

Ken has practised as a planner since 1987, joining Boffa Miskell in 1998. Ken became a Director of the company in 2008 and currently sits on the Governing Board.

Working in both New Zealand and overseas, he has gained extensive experience in statutory and environmental planning, effects assessment, policy analysis, plan preparation and administration, and public consultation.

He has demonstrated his abilities to lead projects and advises clients on policy development at all levels of government. He has also had significant involvement in preparing numerous resource consent applications and their associated assessments of environmental effects in relation to a wide range of planning and resource management projects, including large scale and complex energy and utility proposals.

As an accredited RMA decision-maker, Ken regularly acts as an independent Hearings Commissioner. Ken also acts as an expert planning witness before Council hearings and the Environment Court.

A selection of Ken's projects

Christchurch Hospital Redevelopment - Acute Services Building >

Christchurch Justice and Emergency Services Precinct >

Hurunui Wind >

LINZ Biosecurity Management >

New Brighton Residential Density Study >