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


Fish oils declassified as part of chemical review

A review has determined fish oils are non-hazardous and no longer require oversight by the EPA.


Proposed Otago water plan changes – submissions open

Public submissions are now open on the Otago Regional Council’s proposed Water Permits Plan Change.


New RMA enforcement powers

Changes have come into effect which allow us to provide greater support to local councils.


Statement of Performance Expectations 2020/21 released

We’ve published our latest Statement of Performance Expectations.