Auckland Conservation Board, South Kaipara Head
PHOTO: Rebecca Stanley | DOC

Introduction

Conservation boards represent the public and offer interaction between communities and DOC.

Nominations for membership invited

The Minister of Conservation is seeking nominations for positions on 14 of the 15 conservation boards. There are 38 public vacancies for 2017. Nominations are invited for the next term beginning 1 July 2017, and will be for a term of up to three years.

Experience working on a committee or board would be useful and an active interest in conservation issues is strongly recommended.

Vacancies on each board are: Te Hiku (0), Northland (2), Auckland (3), Waikato (3), Bay of Plenty (3), East Coast/Hawke’s Bay (2), Tongariro/Taupo (3), Taranaki/Whanganui (2), Wellington (2), Chatham Islands (2), Nelson/Marlborough (5), West Coast Tai Poutini (3), Canterbury Aoraki (3), Otago (2), Southland (3).

Written nominations may be made by any person or organisation. Additional information and nomination forms may be obtained from any DOC office or from Rick McGovern-Wilson, email rmcgovern@doc.govt.nz or phone +64 27 200 5716. Nomination forms are to be sent to the Minister of Conservation c/o the address on the nomination form.

Closing date for nominations is Friday 13 January 2017 at 5pm.

Download nomination form (Word, 127K)


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