Environmental / Resource Management

Government Releases Environmental Law Reforms

On Thursday morning the Minister for the Environment, Hon. Nick Smith introduced into Parliament the latest round of environmental law reforms.

Click here for information relating to, and a copy of the Resource Legislation Amendment Bill 2015, which is intended to amend the;

  • Resource Management Act 1991
  • Exclusive Economic Zone and Continental Shelf (Environmental Effects) Act 2012
  • Environmental Protection Authority Act 2011
  • Conservation Act 1987
  • Reserves Act 1977
  • Public Works Act 1981

Look out for our commentary on the principal issues over the coming weeks.

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