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17 December 2019
Find out more about OMV GSB’s consents and plans for oil and gas exploration in the Great South Basin, and the EPA’s role.
The report of an independent Technical Working Group has been published.
The latest annual report on the aerial use of 1080 for pest control provides greater detail than previous years, giving more information on operations and resea…
11 December 2019
We are 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.