EEZ marine activities
Aotearoa New Zealand's offshore marine environment is rich with natural resources and home to diverse ecosystems. We are responsible for managing the environmental effects of particular offshore activities.
We are responsible for managing the effects of particular marine activities in our offshore waters.
Find out who does what in New Zealand's offshore waters and the responsibilities of various national and local government agencies.
Find out what is happening in New Zealand's Exclusive Economic Zone and Continental Shelf.
Find out about the types of activities you can conduct in the EEZ and what you need to do to undertake them.
A number of activities have taken place in the EEZ, from oil rig maintenance to marine research. Find out about these completed activities.