Multimillionaire Briscoes' boss Rod Duke is a step closer to winning his Herne Bay helicopter boat shed battle after Auckland Council signalled its intention to drop its opposition to the beachfront structure.

Stephen Quinn, a DLA Piper lawyer for Auckland Council, issued a memorandum to the Environment Court describing how a resolution has been reached in the case due to be heard next month.

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