Have your say on a proposal to add land to Korowai/Torlesse Tussocklands (Conservation) Park. Submissions close 20 June 2018.

The Minister of Conservation gives notice under Section 18 of the Conservation Act 1987 of her intention to add land to Korowai/Torlesse Tussocklands Park.

The proposal involves the addition of approximately 3282 hectares of land that is currently managed by DOC as a conservation area.

How to submit

Any person or organisation may object in writing to the Director-General against the proposal, or make written submissions on the proposal. Objections or submissions should be sent to:

Department of Conservation
Private Bag 4715
Christchurch Mail Centre

Attention: Craig Jones


Submissions or objections will be accepted up to and including 5 pm Wednesday 20 June 2018.


Any person or organisation wishing to be heard in support of his/her objection or submission must request (in that objection or submission) an opportunity to appear before the Director-General. If a hearing is required, it is likely to occur the week of 26 June 2018.

Discussion paper

Information about the proposal (PDF, 1,110K)

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