We support iwi and applicants through the engagement process and ensure Māori perspectives are considered in our decision making.
Meet our people and partners, who work with the EPA to provide Māori perspectives and assist engagement with iwi.
Tangata whenua are kaitiaki for the environment. Their views and experience can assist applications.
We commissioned our Mātauranga Framework three years ago to help our decision-makers to understand, test and probe mātauranga when it is presented in evidence.