Environment

Ministers

Hon Eugenie Sage
- Associate Minister
Speech

Speech at the Launch of the Resource Management Reform Synthesis Report

Environment
Speech

Address to the National Freshwater Conference

Environment
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 Environment
Release

A new report out today shows that the Government is on the right track to tackle our waste problem, Associate Environment Minister Eugenie Sage says.

Hon Eugenie Sage Environment
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 Environment
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A new report recommending improvements to biodiversity management will build on communities’ good work to protect our biodiversity, says Associate Minister for the Environment, Hon Nanaia Mahuta.

Hon Nanaia Mahuta Environment
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Auckland-based business Asona is getting $185,000 from the Waste Minimisation Fund to help develop a recycling system for acoustic ceiling panels, Associate Environment Minister Eugenie Sage announced today.

Hon Eugenie Sage Environment
Speech

Speech notes for Essential Freshwater launch.

Environment
Release

New Zealand’s pepeketua/native frog species remain in trouble, according to the latest report on the conservation status of New Zealand’s amphibian species.

Hon Eugenie Sage Environment
Speech

An address to the Environmental Defence Society annual conference

Environment
Release

New guidelines released today by Environment Minister David Parker are intended to assist councils in their monitoring, compliance and enforcement duties under the Resource Management Act. 

Hon David Parker Environment