Forestry in the New Zealand Emissions Trading Scheme

Forestry entered the Emissions Trading Scheme on 1 January 2008. It was the first sector to enter because of the importance of forestry to New Zealand’s ability to meet its international obligations for greenhouse gas emissions.

In this section

  • How forestry is affected by the New Zealand Emissions Trading Scheme. It was the first sector to enter the scheme. It is impor, because of its importance to New Zealand’s ability to meet its international obligations for greenhouse gas emissions. 
  • Pre-1990 forestry determinations.