IntroductionView consultations that began in 2015.
Notification of access arrangement for Mining Permit 41289, Mt Te Kuha
Rangitira Developments Limited has applied for access to 12 ha of public conservation land on Mt Te Kuha near Westport for the purposes of undertaking open cast coal mining. Submissions close 9 March 2016.
New listing of the threatened status of sharks, rays and skates
DOC seeks submissions about any changes in status of New Zealand sharks, rays and skates. Submissions close 20 April 2016.
Intention to grant a concession to Ruapehu Alpine Lifts
The Minister of Conservation has granted a concession to Ruapehu Alpine Lifts Ltd for a licence to occupy Whakapapa ski area.
Abel Tasman Foreshore Reserve Management Plan partial review
A partial review of the Abel Tasman Foreshore Scenic Reserve Management Plan (Foreshore Plan) is underway. This focuses on access to the reserve. Submissions closed: 12 October 2015.
New listing of the threatened status of New Zealand bats, birds, reptiles and frogs
DOC seeks submissions about any changes in status of New Zealand bat, bird, reptile and frog taxa. Submissions close 31 January 2016
Draft Conservation Services Programme Annual Plan 2015/16
Comment on the CSP Annual Plan for 2015/16. It contains the research proposals that will be subject to cost recovery from the commercial fishing industry. Submissions closed 22 April 2015.