30 November 2017
The global phenomenon of science denial and scepticism about the role of experts is alive and well in New Zealand.
We've issued a Caution Notice to recommend safety measures when using products to eradicate rats, mice and similar domestic pets around the home.
An independent Board of Inquiry has released its final decision giving approval to the Northern Corridor Improvements proposal.
14 November 2017
The independent Board of Inquiry appointed to consider the East West Link has released its draft decision, approving the proposal.
07 November 2017
Stage One of the Water Conservation Order (WCO) hearing for the Ngaruroro and Clive Rivers is underway at the Napier Conference Centre.
09 October 2017
An independent Board of Inquiry has approved the Auckland-based Northern Corridor Improvements proposal.
06 October 2017
The Ministry for the Environment wishes to correct a statement made on the Newsroom website today.
16 August 2017
A new system for managing hazardous substances in New Zealand came into force in December 2017.
10 August 2017
We've now published the annual set of reports on the Emissions Trading Scheme.
Trans-Tasman Resources Ltd has been granted consent, subject to conditions, to mine iron sands off the South Taranaki Bight.