Protecting our way of life

Protecting the environment and the people who live and work in it, for a better way of life.

What's happening


Approval sought for new fungicide

Public submissions have opened on an application to manufacture a fungicide in New Zealand for use i...


Hazardous Substances Update

Read the latest application decisions and news from the hazardous substances team.


Going digital for bees

We’ve made it easier for beekeepers to tell us about suspected poisoning of bees and pollinators.


New biocontrol approved in beetle battle

A tiny wasp can now be used in New Zealand to combat the destructive eucalyptus tortoise beetle.