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.
|Topic||Open from||Closes on|
|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|
|Proposed technical updates to New Zealand Emissions Trading Scheme regulations for 2017||
The Government is conducting consultation with parties affected by proposed technical updates to four regulations under the New Zealand Emission Trading Scheme.
|Climate change||09 May 2017||5.00 pm Friday 26 May 2017|