Open consultations

This section provides links to Ministry of Environment consultations that are currently under way.

This section has been developed to provide a straight-forward way of making submissions and encouraging discussion. Please select the consultation you are interested in from the list below and follow the instructions that are provided.

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Proposal to charge for monitoring permitted activities under the proposed National Environmental Standard for Plantation Forestry

The Government is consulting on a proposal to include provisions for councils to charge for monitoring permitted activities under the proposed National Environmental Standard for Plantation Forestry. 

RMA 19 May 2017 5.00 pm Friday 16 June 2017
Hydrofluorocarbons phase down

The Ministry for the Environment is consulting on New Zealand’s phase down of hydrofluorocarbons, greenhouse gases which could have a significant climate change impact.

International environmental agreements 11 May 2017 5.00 pm Friday 23 June 2017
National Planning Standards workshops for RMLA and NZPI members

A series of regional workshops on the National Planning Standards are being held in June for Resource Management Law Association and New Zealand Planning Institute members.

RMA 09 May 2017 2.45 pm Tuesday 09 May 2017