Environment

Ministers

- Associate Minister
- Associate Minister
Speech

It is always a pleasure to speak to an audience of people actively involved in caring for our environment.

Release

​​​​​​​The Wellbeing Budget provides opportunities to grow and modernise New Zealand’s economy while ensuring a just transition to a low emissions future. We need to preserve and enhance our environment, as part of the foundation for our long-term wellbeing.

Rt Hon Winston Peters Hon Phil Twyford Hon Dr Megan Woods Hon David Parker Hon Damien O’Connor Hon Shane Jones Hon James Shaw Hon Eugenie Sage
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The Government is delivering on its plan to turn around New Zealand’s rubbish record on waste with the opening of a new facility today to recycle e-waste like old computers, Associate Environment Minister Eugenie Sage announced today.

Hon Eugenie Sage
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The Government is backing New Zealanders with innovative ideas to solve our waste crisis Associate Minister for the Environment Eugenie Sage said today as she opened a fresh round of Waste Minimisation Funding.

Hon Eugenie Sage
Speech

Speech at the Launch of the Resource Management Reform Synthesis Report

Speech

Address to the National Freshwater Conference

Release

Associate Minister for the Environment, Eugenie Sage has today confirmed retailers will no longer be able to sell or give away single-use plastic shopping bags from 1 July 2019, after Cabinet agreed to the proposed regulations for a mandatory nationwide phase out of these bags.

Hon Eugenie Sage
Release

A new report released today by an independent Urban Water Working Group is a great step toward integrating urban and infrastructure design with improvements in environmental, social and cultural wellbeing, said the Associate Minister for the Environment, Hon Nanaia Mahuta.

Hon Nanaia Mahuta