You're invited to make a submission on the draft Wellington Conservation Management Strategy (CMS). This is an opportunity for you to influence how the Wellington CMS region is managed over the next 10 years. Submissions close Tuesday 4 April 2017.
Have your say on a proposed new levy to fund the Game Animal Council’s activities. Submissions closed 13 February 2017.
Have your say on Kina Scollay's application for a permit to film marine mammals in New Zealand waters. Submissions closed 24 January 2017
Provide feedback on Lochmara Lodge and Charter Company Limited's marine mammal permit application. Submissions closed 25 January 2017
The forum is calling for submissions on 20 site proposals for possible inclusion in a network of marine protected areas. Submissions close 20 December 2016.
Have your say on the proposed Kiwi Recovery Plan 2017-2027. Submissions closed 28 February 2017.
Have your say on the Minister of Conservation's intention to grant a concession to Westpower Limited to construct and operate a run of the river hydro scheme on the Waitaha River on the West Coast. Submissions closed 14 November 2016.
Have your say on the Minister of Conservation's intention to grant a concession to Ruapehu Alpine Lifts Limited for a licence to occupy Turoa Ski Area, Ruapehu. Submissions closed 4 November 2016
Have your say on the refresh of the National Strategy for Environmental Education for Sustainability (EEfS).
Have your say on the discussion paper for a proposed conservation and environment science roadmap. Submissions close 7 September 2016.
Have your say on the review of the Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park Management Plan.
The proposed amendment was to extend the Heaphy Track mountain biking season to 1 April – 30 November, excluding Easter. Submissions closed 12 July 2016.
Have your say on the review of the Westland Tai Poutini National Park Management Plan.
The draft Conservation Services Programme Annual Plan for 2016/17 contains the research proposals that will be subject to cost recovery from the commercial fishing industry.
Have your say on a range of options and recommendations for mitigating both human-induced and natural threats to New Zealand sea lions/rāpoka. Submissions closed on 19 August 2016.
Have your say on the government's proposals to improve the management of fresh water in New Zealand. Submissions closed Friday 22 April 2016.
DOC seeks submissions about any changes in status of New Zealand vascular plant taxa. Submissions closed 31 July 2016.
Have your say on a proposal for a new approach to marine protection in New Zealand. Submissions closed 11 March 2016.
The Paparoa National Park Management Plan became operative on 1 February 2017 following a full, formal review.
Submissions on the draft plan closed on 16 August 2016. DOC, Ngāti Whare and the Bay of Plenty Conservation Board have revised the draft plan and sent it to the NZCA and Minister of Conservation for comment.
Submissions on the draft plan closed on 11 October 2016. We are now working with the Ngāti Manuhiri Settlement Trust and the Auckland Conservation Board to respond to submissions and revise the plan.