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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Proposed legislation for urban development authorities

The Government is proposing legislation to enable major urban development projects to be built more quickly.

14 February 2017 5.00 pm Friday 19 May 2017
Proposal to ban the sale and manufacture of plastic microbeads in personal care products in New Zealand

The Government is seeking views on its proposed ban on the sale and manufacture of plastic microbeads in personal care products in New Zealand.

Waste 16 January 2017 5.00 pm Tuesday 28 February 2017