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Shell Todd Oil Services has applied for a marine consent to continue offshore activities associated with the Maui natural gas field.
OMV New Zealand Ltd is seeking a marine consent to complete its Maari field drilling programme in the South Taranaki Bight.
Chatham Rock Phosphate Ltd is seeking marine consent for its phosphate mining project on the Chatham Rise.
Trans-Tasman Resources Ltd proposed an iron sand mining project in the South Taranaki Bight.
Read about applications for restricted activities within the EEZ including marine consent applications and rulings requests.
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.