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Trans-Tasman Resources Ltd is proposing to undertake an iron sand mining project in the South Taranaki Bight. Read more about the application.
About the EEZ Act, types of activity it controls, permitted activities, the EPA's role, other marine management regimes in the EEZ.
Learn how government agencies and regional councils manage oil, gas and mineral exploration and production in NZ waters.
Marine consents, permitted activities and transitional provisions. Existing Māori and other interests. Other legislation and agencies.
Rules for operating in the EEZ, permitted activities, marine consent, transitional provisions, EPA contact details.
Descriptions of activity currently planned or underway. Related documentation, including impact assessment reports and marine consent decisions.
Any person can make a written submission on a publicly notified application for a marine consent.
Upcoming EEZ events and activities.