National Policy Statement for Freshwater Management 2014

Publication date: 
July 2014
Publication reference number: 
ME 1155

The National Policy Statement for Freshwater Management 2014 (NPS-FM 2014) sets out the objectives and policies for freshwater management under the Resource Management Act 1991.

The NPS-FM 2014 came into effect on 1 August 2014. 

Guidance on implementing the NPS-FM 2014 is provided in A Guide to the National Policy Statement for Freshwater Management 2014. 

For summary information on the NPS-FM 2014 see the National Policy Statement for Freshwater Management section on this website.