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We are the government agency responsible for regulatory functions concerning New Zealand's environmental management.
We administer the Emissions Trading Scheme and applications for projects of national significance. We regulate new organisms and hazardous substances, and activities in the Exclusive Economic Zone.
See available roles and job vacancies, qualifications we seek, and application forms and information
Read our Statements of intent, annual reports, CEO's expenses and briefings to the incoming Minister.
Monitoring reports on the use of hazardous substances and new organisms, and 1080 watch list.
Fees for hazardous substances and new organisms applications, certificates, and licences.
New Zealand is party to international agreements, with potential relevance to applicants.
Submissions are a way you can contribute towards decision making.
Read more about what we do.