04 October 2019
Due to the high level of interest in marine consent applications, and non-notified applications in particular, we wish to address questions raised about these a...
01 October 2019
As a regulator of hazardous substances in New Zealand, the EPA gathers information from multiple credible sources when deciding whether substances are safe to u...
30 September 2019
We are seeking submissions on proposed amendments to the Fire Fighting Chemicals Group Standard 2017.
27 September 2019
We have approved an application to release genetically modified live chimaeric antigen receptor (CAR) T-cells for use in a clinical trial.
17 September 2019
An application by OMV GSB Limited for a notified marine discharge consent in the Great South Basin, offshore Otago, has been granted with conditions.
11 September 2019
The Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) has approved an application to import a new fungicide, Vimoy Iblon, into New Zealand, for use on cereal crops.
10 September 2019
The Government is proposing to strengthen the assessment process for hazardous substances.
09 September 2019
We've produced a timeline to show the progress of an application to reassess methyl bromide.
30 August 2019
A Special Tribunal to consider a Water Conservation Order application relating to the Ngaruroro and Clive Rivers has issued its report and recommendations to th...
29 August 2019
We are seeking submissions on a proposed review of the hazard classifications of a range of substances.