This section explains past and current amendments to the Resource Management Act 1991, and links to important documents and notifications about amendments, such as Cabinet papers, fact sheets about changes, and seminar schedules.
RMA reforms and amendments
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This page outlines why the Government is reforming the RMA, and provides links to important documents about the reforms.
This section outlines the 2013 Resource Management Act amendments and provides information about proposed reforms which are being progressed.
This page provides links to resources and background information about the Resource Management (Simplifying and Streamlining) Amendment Act 2009 and explains any transitional provisions in place.
Since its enactment in 1991, the Resource Management Act (RMA) has undergone several reviews and amendments. This page links to information about the second phase of the Government’s current RMA reforms and lists amendments made to the Act since it was enacted.