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The NZCA / Te Pou Atawhai Taiao O Aotearoa is a national statutory body that provides strategic policy advice to DOC and the Minister.

Nominations open for the New Zealand Conservation Authority in 2023

The Minister of Conservation is seeking nominations for appointment to two upcoming public vacancies on the NZCA/Te Pou Atawhai Taiao O Aotearoa. We are seeking nominations from those experienced in governance, knowledgable of conservation planning, and able to provide a unique perspective to the table. 

How to apply

Any person or organisation can make a nomination using the online form. Nominations close 5pm on Tuesday 28 February 2023.

Apply to be a New Zealand Conservation Authority member

If required, the form below can be completed and returned via email or post.

Download the nomination form (DOC, 66K)

Contact the Statutory Bodies Team if you would pefer a paper nomination form or have questions:



New Zealand Conservation Authority 
PO Box 10420
Wellington 6143
Telephone: +64 27 200 5716

NZCA Annual Report 2021

View the the New Zealand Conservation Authority / Te Pou Atawhai Taiao o Aotearoa Annual Report for 1 July 2020 to 30 June 2021

Conservation General Policy and General Policy for National Parks partial reviews

DOC is undertaking a partial review of these general policies focussing exclusively on considerations associated with section 4 of the Conservation Act 1987.

How you can provide input into the partial review process.

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