The acts administered by the Ministry for the Environment are listed in this section along with the regulations that relate to each act. Read about each act and access the acts and regulations on the New Zealand Legislation website.
Cabinet papers related to the Ministry for the Environment's areas of responsibility, and which have been approved for release, are provided here along with their associated Cabinet minutes, briefing notes and regulatory impact statements.
The Ministry for the Environment manages environmental funds on behalf of our Ministers. This section outlines the purpose of each fund and how to apply for funding. It also profiles projects that have received funding and lists funding resources for environmental projects available from other government departments.