This page provides information about the Exclusive Economic Zone and Continental Shelf (Environmental Effects) Act 2012 and regulations under this Act.
About the Act
The purpose of Exclusive Economic Zone and Continental Shelf (Environmental Effects) Act 2012 is to promote the sustainable management of the natural resources of the exclusive economic zone and the continental shelf.
Regulations under this Act
There are five regulations under this Act covering:
- environmental effects of permitted and non-permitted activities
- fees and charges
- discharges and dumping
- burial at sea.
Read the Act and regulations
Read the Act and regulations on the New Zealand Legislation website.