Draft Regulatory Impact Statement on Proposed Amendments to the National Policy Statement for Freshwater Management

This regulatory impact statement has been prepared by the Ministry for the Environment and the Ministry for primary Industries. It accompanies the discussion document proposed amendments to the national Policy Statement for Freshwater Management 2011, the section 32 evaluation report and the proposed amendments to the NPS-FM as part of the consultation package released in November 2013.

This draft RIS provides an analysis of the options to assist with setting freshwater objectives and limits required under the national Policy Statement for Freshwater Management 2011.