COVID-19 Level 2 Update (15 May): We continue to work and to follow a plan to keep disruption to a minimum, while also keeping our staff and the public safe.
14 April 2020
Following our recent announcement that grounds exist to reassess all neonicotinoid use in New Zealand, we are calling for information on two neonicotinoids, thi...
09 April 2020
From 27 March 2020 New Zealand’s COVID-19 pandemic response has been at Alert Level 4, which has resulted in a nationwide lockdown. This creates an unprecedente...
07 April 2020
The High Court has granted the EPA’s request for an interim stay of an Environment Court decision that stopped abatement notices issued to BW Offshore (BWO) fro...
06 April 2020
On 25 March 2020, Coastal Resources Limited (CRL) formally withdrew its application for a marine dumping consent.
03 April 2020
The Court of Appeal has released its decision on Trans-Tasman Resources Limited's application to extract and process iron sand within the South Taranaki Bight.
27 March 2020
First ruling issued for proposal to disconnect vessel from Tui oil field.
26 March 2020
We understand this is a difficult time for many organisations and want to do everything that we can to help make it easier for NZ ETS participants to meet their...
24 March 2020
We are adhering to the instructions and advice of The Prime Minister regarding the COVID-19 pandemic.
18 March 2020
We have served six abatement notices relating to activity in the Tui oil field.
17 March 2020
The EPA’s Decision-making Committee has set a provisional date of 27 July for the start of the methyl bromide reassessment hearing.