Find out about issues that DOC is currently seeking public comment on and have your say.
Submissions due: 12 October 2014
Abel Tasman Sea Shuttle Ltd has applied to amend their permit to operate commercial tours to view marine mammals from a motorised vessel in the Abel Tasman operational area, from Stephens Bay to Separation Point including within 300 m of Tonga and Pinnacle islands.
Submissions close: Wednesday 22 October 2014
The Minister of Conservation gives notice of his intention to grant a 20 year concession to the Institute of Geological and Nuclear Sciences Ltd within the Mt Richmond Forest Park.
Submissions close: Tuesday 23 September 2014Under the provisions of Section 24 Reserves Act 1977 it is proposed to revoke the reserve status of part of the Kaiapoi Recreation Reserve to enable its disposal.
Submissions close: Friday 26 September 2014 The Minister of Conservation gives notice of his intention to grant a 30 year concession under section 17Q of the Conservation Act 1987 to Cruise Milford New Zealand Limited for staff accommodation units and a storage shed in the Cleddau Village, Milford Sound/Piopoitahi Fiordland National Park.
Submissions close: 5:00 pm Monday 22 September The Minister of Conservation gives notice of his intention to grant a 30 year concession under section 17Q of the Conservation Act 1987 to Tussock Creek Farming Limited for a grazing and farming concession over Conservation Area – Poison Creek.
The Department of Conservation is reviewing the authorisation (permitting) process for wildlife, and research or collection activities undertaken on public conservation land.
The Department of Conservation is planning to harvest some of the pine forest on Kawau Island Historic Reserve. Find out how you can be involved in this project.
View consultations that began in 2014.