Find out about local hazards, and outdoor and firearms safety.
Find out about hunting with dogs in the Kauri Coast area.
DOC Kauri Coast plans to reduce possum and rat numbers over about 4000 hectares of parts of the Waima, Upper Waipoua, and Mataraua Forests.
A permit gives you permission to hunt on public conservation land. Find out about gaining access over private land.
Find out how you can help keep our forests free of unwanted organisms.
Apply online for a hunting permit or renew.
Hunting in conservation areas brochure
Follow the Outdoor Safety Code:1. Plan your trip2. Tell someone3. Be aware of the weather4. Know your limits5. Take sufficient supplies
Email DOC's National Hunting Advisor