11 December 2019
The Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) is placing greater controls on the use of the herbicide paraquat.
06 December 2019
An aerial 1080 operation that was linked to the deaths of eight cattle in the King Country substantially complied with the relevant controls and procedures, an ...
05 December 2019
A collaborative project has concluded that the assessment processes for the approval of new hazardous substances are sufficient to protect most of New Zealand’s...
03 December 2019
An application to release a small parasitic wasp to control and eradicate the giant willow aphid has been approved.
We note the decision issued today by the High Court in relation to an appeal (under S105 of the Exclusive Economic Zone and Continental Shelf Act) and Judicial ...
27 November 2019
We have served Tamarind Taranaki Ltd (Administrators Appointed) with an abatement notice following notification of a spill.
26 November 2019
Our Annual Report signals a change in focus for us as New Zealand’s only independent environmental regulator.
19 November 2019
The Decision-making Committee considering OMV GSB’s non-notified applications for marine consent and marine discharge consent has extended the time period in wh...
18 November 2019
Plans are being put in place to increase methyl bromide monitoring following a theoretical modelling report about how the log fumigant disperses into the enviro...
29 October 2019
An application by OMV New Zealand Limited (OMV NZ) for a non-notified marine discharge consent in the Taranaki Basin has been granted, subject to conditions.