Browse the EEZ and Continental Shelf section...
Read about applications for restricted EEZ activities including current and previous marine consent applications and rulings requests.
Applications for marine consents that have been processed by the EPA can be viewed on this page.
Find out more about activities that are permitted to occur in the EEZ including completed activities and those currently taking place.
About the EEZ Act, the EPA's role, other marine management regimes, making objections, cost recovery policy, EEZ decision-makers.
Learn how government agencies and regional councils manage oil, gas and mineral exploration and production in NZ waters.
Marine consents, permitted activities, existing interests, Māori engagement, other legislation and agencies.
Rules for operating in the EEZ, permitted activities, marine consent, rulings, raising compliance concerns.
Anyone can make a submission on a publicly notified application for a marine consent.
Updates on EPA events and activities relating to the EEZ.