Have you say on an application by Australia Tours (NZ) 2000 Limited for a guiding permit on the Tongariro Crossing. Submissions closed 28 November 2019.

This application is notified under section 17SC of the Conservation Act 1987. The Minister of Conservation has received an application for a guiding permit concession for a term of 10 years from:

Application details

Applicant: Australia Tours (NZ) 2000 Limited

Location of proposed activity: Tongariro Crossing, Tongariro National Park

Summary of proposal: To carry out guided walks on the Tongariro Crossing in Tongariro National Park. 

Application documents: Application forms 1a, 4b, and attachments (ZIP, 5,818K)

How to make a submission

Submissions closed 28 November 2019.

Any person or organisation may make a submission in writing to the Director-General on the proposal. 

1. Prepare your submission

Tell us what you think using the submission form (DOC, 236K)

Once submitted, submitters' information is subject to the Official Information Act 1982 and may be released under that Act. If you wish to keep any part of your submission confidential, state this in writing when making your submission.

Any person or organisation wishing to be heard in support of their submission, must request an opportunity to appear before the Director-General within that submission.

2. Send us your submission

Send your submission by email or post. 



Private Bag 3072, Hamilton 3240
Attention: Darcy Liddell, Permissions Advisor

Submissions closed 5 pm 28 November 2019.

Hearing details

If a hearing is required, it is likely to occur on the week beginning 9 December 2019.

DOC comment regarding publicly notified applications

The Minister of Conservation has made no determination regarding the suitability of this proposed concession on public conservation land.  This public notification should not be interpreted as an intention on the part of the Minister of Conservation to grant the proposed concession.

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