Environment
Speech

Tēnā koutou katoa

Environment
Release

Nearly half a million solar panels across two Waikato solar farm projects that could reduce over 200 million kilograms of carbon pollution each year have been referred for fast-track consenting, creating up to 280 jobs.

Prime Minister Environment
Speech

Tēnā koutou katoa.

Environment
Release

The Government has updated the Essential Freshwater 2020 regulations to support their effective implementation, and in response to consultation feedback.  

Environment
Release

New Resource Management reform will uphold Treaty settlements, commitments and arrangements and ensure Māori maintain established decision-making and participation at both a regional and national level, which has been the case to date as a result of successive governments’ Treaty Settlement arrangements.

Environment
Release

The Government is delivering a new resource management system that will better protect the environment while cutting red tape, lowering costs and shortening the time it takes to approve new homes and key infrastructure projects.

Environment
Speech

Thank you for inviting me.

Environment
Release

The Government has reformed the approval process for the use of chemicals in New Zealand, making their assessment more efficient without compromising the safety of New Zealanders or the environment.

Environment
Release

Single-use plastic cotton buds, drink stirrers and most plastic meat trays are among single use plastics banned from sale or manufacture from tomorrow.

Environment
Release

The Government is delivering on an election commitment to protect kauri in our northern forests through the new National Pest Management Plan (NPMP) for the forest giant and the allocation of $32 million of funding to back the coordinated effort.

Biosecurity Environment
Release

The Government has today released a National Policy Statement for Highly Productive Land (NPS-HPL), which will enhance protection for our most productive land, providing security for both our domestic food supply and primary exports.

Agriculture Environment
Speech

This speech is the fourth in a number I have given in recent months to share some of the key decisions that have been made by the Government about the new system.

Environment
Speech

Environment Minister David Parker’s address on how the future resource management system will protect the environment

Environment
Release

The Government has stepped up activity to protect kauri, with a National Pest Management Plan (NPMP) coming into effect today.

Biosecurity Environment