Samson Corporation Ltd & Sterling Nominees Ltd, Auckland (2002- present)

Urban redevelopment and refurbishment Brown & Company are the lead planning consultants for Samson and Sterling Nominees, a long-standing property Investment Company in Auckland. Read more about this project

Planners: Jeff Brown

We have assisted Samson and Sterling with obtaining resource consents and plan changes for a wide variety of urban redevelopment and refurbishment projects.
These include:

  • “Ironbank” (Karangahape Road, Auckland Central) – development of a new ten-storey office and retail building, designed by RTA Studio Architects, Auckland.
  • “Geyser” (Parnell, Auckland) – development of a series of buildings for offices and retail, designed by Architects Patterson, Auckland.
  • The Richmond Buildings, 401 – 413 Richmond Road, West Lynn, Auckland – a registered heritage building constructed in 1908, we assisted Samson and RTA Studio (architects) in obtaining consent for a modern extension to and refurbishment of the building (winner of NZIA local award).
  • 440 Richmond Road, West Lynn, Auckland – we assisted Samson and RTA Studio in obtaining consent for additions to a 1915 building (winner of NZIA national award).
  • 75 – 89 Onehunga Mall, Onehunga, Auckland – obtained consents for large scale industrial, warehouse and office complexes.

For more information:


  • Strategic advice
  • Large and small scale resource consent applications
  • Sub consultant coordination
  • Plan change work
  • Public meetings and consultation
  • Territorial and Regional Council issues
  • Environment Court
  • Master Planning
  • Urban Design
  • Heritage matters
  • Infrastructure
  • Variations
  • Transport and traffic matters
  • Visitor accommodation
  • Residential
  • Private Sector