Exclusive Economic Zone and Continental Shelf (Environmental Effects) Act 2012

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.

Exclusive Economic Zone and Continental Shelf (Environmental Effects) Act 2012

Exclusive Economic Zone and Continental Shelf (Environmental Effects—Non-notified Activities) Regulations 2014

Exclusive Economic Zone and Continental Shelf (Environmental Effects—Permitted Activities) Regulations 2013

Exclusive Economic Zone and Continental Shelf (Fees and Charges) Regulations 2013

Exclusive Economic Zone and Continental Shelf (Environmental Effects—Discharge and Dumping) Regulations 2015

Exclusive Economic Zone and Continental Shelf (Environmental Effects—Burial at Sea) Regulations 2015

Reviewed:
17/03/16