Introduction

The Government is committed to being open and transparent. Find a list of briefings and memos DOC provided the Minister.

Highlights

These titles have been proactively released. Where necessary, we have made redactions based on a number of considerations, including the provisions of the Official Information Act 1982 and the Privacy Act 2020.

These titles have been proactively released approximately one month after the advice was provided to the Minister of Conservation.

Each document has a tracking number. Provide this number if you would like to request the document under the OIA.

View year: 2022 | 2021 | 2019 to 2020

22-B-3

Update - kororā at Kennedy Point, Waiheke
21 January 2022


21-B-1007

Letter of congratulations for recipient of the 2021 Restoring Nature Award
26 January 2022


21-B-1009

[Title withheld]
21 January 2022


21-B-1041

[Title withheld]
21 January 2022


22-B-6

Cabinet environment Committee Komiti Taiao request for departmental support on the Palmerston North Reserves Empowering Amendment Bill
25 January 2022


21-B-1035

[Title withheld]
21 January 2022


22-B-11

[Title withheld]
21 January 2022


21-B-956

[Title withheld]
27 January 2022


21-B-979

DOC position on historical mātaitai applications: South-East Otago
20 January 2022


21-B-1034

[Title withheld]
27 January 2022


21-B-966

[Title withheld]
20 January 2022


21-B-992

[Title withheld]
13 January 2022


22-B-10

Appointments to take effect from 1 July 2022: New Zealand Conservation Authority, Game Animal Council, and Nature Heritage Fund
20 January 2022


21-B-1003

[Title withheld]
26 January 2022


21-B-1047

Te Taunaki Public Service Census results
21 January 2022


22-B-8

Waiharara Fire, Kaitaia District
17 January 2022


21-B-1018

Visit to Tahi Estate, Pataua, Northland
31 January 2022


22-B-33

Summary of DOC’s planning for maintaining service delivery to both public and government throughout Omicron outbreaks.
01 February 2022


21-B-1045

[Title Withheld]
01 February 2022


22-B-1

Further information on Predator Free 2050 Limited’s 2021-22 Q1 performance reports
02 February 2022


22-B-41

[Title Withheld]
02 February 2022


22-B-12

Te Tapuwae o Rongokako Marine Reserve Committee – appointment of members
03 February 2022


22-B-2

Further information about planning processes for November 2021 South Ōkārito 1080 operation
03 February 2022


22-B-23

Appointments to the Guardians of Lakes Manapouri, Monowai, and Te Anau
08 February 2022


22-B-9

Appointment of Guardians of Lake Wānaka
10 February 2022


21-B-643

[Title Withheld]
11 February 2022


21-B-1031

[Title Withheld]
09 February 2022


21-B-1016

[Title Withheld]
10 February 2022


21-B-1017

[Title Withheld]
11 February 2022


22-B-46

[Title Withheld]
10 February 2022


22-B-18

[Title Withheld]
10 February 2022


22-B-21

[Title Withheld]
11 February 2022


22-B-13

[Title Withheld]
11 February 2022


22-B-7

Vote Conservation 2022 March Baseline Update
10 February 2022


22-B-54

[Title Withheld]
09 February 2022


22-B-26

Appointments to the Loder Cup Committee
09 February 2022


22-B-91

[Title Withheld]
18 February 2022


22-B-83

[Title Withheld]
17 February 2022


22-B-90

[Title Withheld]
18 February 2022


22-B-49

[Title Withheld]
14 February 2022


22-B-72

Oceans and Marine Ministers Group Meeting - 17 February 2022
14 February 2022


22-B-71

[Title Withheld]
16 February 2022


22-B-57

[Title Withheld]
17 February 2022


22-B-87

[Title Withheld]
17 February 2022


22-B-70

[Title Withheld]
16 February 2022


21-B-1042

FTC 113 Application for referred project under the COVID-19 Recovery (Fast-track Consenting) Act – Joint Stage 2 decisions: Application 2021 071 Ariki Tahi Sugarloaf Wharf Upgrade
14 February 2022


22-B-61

[Title Withheld]
15 February 2022


22-B-45

[Title Withheld]
14 February 2022


21-B-1029

[Title Withheld]
25 February 2022


21-B-971

Advice on a review of the Loder Cup award criteria
23 February 2022


22-B-3

Monthly Update #22 – kororā at Kennedy Point, Waiheke
24 February 2022


22-B-30

[Title Withheld]
22 February 2022


22-B-43

[Title Withheld]
22 February 2022


22-B-85

Appointment of Predator Free 2050 Limited Board Chair
22 February 2022


22-B-94

[Title Withheld]
24 February 2022


22-B-23

Appointments to the Guardians of Lakes Manapouri, Monowai, and Te Anau
02 March 2022


22-B-114

[Title Withheld]
03 March 2022


22-B-65

[Title Withheld]
02 March 2022


22-B-96

[Title Withheld]
03 March 2022


22-B-124

Oceans and Marine Ministers Group Meeting – 9 March 2022
04 March 2022


22-B-116

[Title Withheld]
28 February 2022


22-B-79

[Title Withheld]
04 March 2022


22-B-69

Answer Minister’s questions on DOC’s post-graduate scholarship programme
03 March 2022


22-B-110

Approval for the Minister of Conservation to Act for the Crown in Compensation Claims within Coastal Marine Areas under the Resource Management Act 1991
03 March 2022


22-B-29

Moriori Claims Settlement Act 2021: Implementing Treaty settlement redress
02 March 2022


22-B-123

Schedules of Conservation Board nominations 2022
04 March 2022


22-B-133

[Title Withheld]
07 March 2022


22-B-81

[Title Withheld]
07 March 2022


22-B-74

Ngā Whenua Rāhui: Kawenata to sign for approved Māori Land projects
07 March 2022


22-B-67

Ahuriri Hapū Claims Settlement Act 2021: Implementing Treaty settlement redress
07 March 2022


22-B-92

New Zealand Fish and Game Council, Fish and Game regional councils, and New Zealand Game Bird Habitat Trust’s Annual Reports for 2020-21
07 March 2022


22-B-51

Launch of WWF report ‘Bridging the Gap’ on 9 March – to coincide with UN global biodiversity goal negotiations over 13-29 March 2022
08 March 2022


22-B-106

[Title Withheld]
08 March 2022


22-B-50

[Title Withheld]
08 March 2022


22-B-100

[Title Withheld]
08 March 2022


22-B-88

Nature Heritage Fund - Funding Recommendations
09 March 2022


22-B-134

[Title Withheld]
09 March 2022


22-B-131

[Title Withheld]
09 March 2022


22-B-111

[Title Withheld]
10 March 2022


22-B-141

[Title Withheld]
11 March 2022


22-B-135

[Title withheld]
14 March 2022


22-B-151

[Title withheld]
14 March 2022


22-B-29

Moriori Claims Settlement Act 2021: Implementing Treaty settlement redress
14 March 2022


22-B-58

Conservation Board Annual Reports for 2020-21
15 March 2022


22-B-142

[Title withheld]
16 March 2022


22-B-147

[Title withheld]
16 March 2022


22-B-149

[Title withheld]
16 March 2022


22-B-152

[Title withheld]
17 March 2022


22-B-66

[Title withheld]
17 March 2022


22-B-150

[Title withheld]
18 March 2022


22-B-127

[Title withheld]
18 March 2022


22-B-62

[Title withheld]
18 March 2022


22-B-4

Monthly Update #23 – kororā at Kennedy Point, Waiheke
25 March 2022


22-B-160

Te Awa Tupua - Te Heke Ngahuru (Strategy)
24 March 2022


22-B-145

[title withheld]
21 March 2022


22-B-146

[title withheld]
21 March 2022


22-B-103

[title withheld]
24 March 2022


22-B-113

[title withheld]
24 March 2022


22-B-167

[title withheld]
25 March 2022


22-B-179

[title withheld]
25 March 2022


21-B-879

[title withheld]
23 March 2022


22-B-77

[title withheld]
25 March 2022


22-B-137

[title withheld]
21 March 2022


22-B-132

[title withheld]
24 March 2022


22-B-125

Application from Te Haerenga o Ngāi Tai Ki Tāmaki Limited and Explore Limited for commercial ferry service licence to use Tiritiri Matangi Island wharf
21 March 2022


22-B-121

[title withheld]
21 March 2022


22-B-165

[title withheld]
24 March 2022


22-B-176

[title withheld]
28 March 2022


22-B-201

SLU Minister Meeting 29 March 2022
28 March 2022


22-B-162

[title withheld]
29 March 2022


22-B-126

[title withheld]
31 March 2022


21-B-1032

[title withheld]
31 March 2022


22-B-174

Proactive Release of Cabinet Environment, Energy, and Climate Committee (ENV) paper – Enabling Commercial Game Preserves to Continue Operating and Providing for Three Additional Preserves
31 March 2022


22-B-181

[title withheld]
31 March 2022


22-B-73

[title withheld]
31 March 2022


22-B-102

[title withheld]
01 April 2022


22-B-205

[title withheld]
01 April 2022


22-B-188

Arthur’s Pass 1080 kea risk mitigation research project
07 April 2022


22-B-193

[title withheld]
08 April 2022


22-B-200

Game Licences, Fees, and Forms Notice 2022
05 April 2022


22-B-224

[title withheld]
08 April 2022


22-B-177

[title withheld]
07 April 2022


22-B-78

[title withheld]
08 April 2022


22-B-172

[title withheld]
08 April 2022


22-B-164

Game Animal Council appointments 2022 - recommendations
06 April 2022


22-B-204

Nature Heritage Fund Committee appointment – recommendations
06 April 2022


22-B-163

New Zealand Conservation Authority appointments 2022 - recommendations
06 April 2022


22-B-187

[title withheld]
06 April 2022


22-B-232

[title withheld]
14 April 2022


22-B-168

[title withheld]
12 April 2022


22-B-208

[title withheld]
13 April 2022


22-B-206

Central South Island Sports Fish and Game Management Plan for approval
14 April 2022


22-B-223

[title withheld]
13 April 2022


22-B-241

Ngāti Tama Joint Advisory Committee appointments 2022
14 April 2022


22-B-170

Gazette notice to allow hunting on commercial upland game preserves listed on Schedule 3 of Wildlife Act
20 April 2022


22-B-221

Referral to Minister of all submissions, including objections, on Hākaimangō-Matiatia Marine Reserve Application
20 April 2022


22-B-253

[title withheld]
20 April 2022


22-B-245

Briefing: Referring all answers to objections on Hākaimangō-Matiatia Marine Reserve Application
20 April 2022


22-B-249

[title withheld]
21 April 2022


22-B-248

Dolomite Point Redevelopment Project
21 April 2022


22-B-243

Advice on the Health and Safety thresholds which generally apply to the Department’s work, which may modify how DOC’s work is done.
22 April 2022


22-B-189

Ministerial approval for coastal plan changes 71 & 72 to the Tasman Resource Management Plan
22 April 2022


21-B-1014

Conservation Priorities and Deliverables report for the period ending 28 February 2022
22 April 2022


22-B-195

Letter from the Minister of Conservation to the New Zealand Conservation Authority expressing your views
22 April 2022


22-B-197

2022-23 Letter of Expectations from the Minister of Conservation to Queen Elizabeth the Second National Trust
22 April 2022


22-B-243

Advice on the Health and Safety thresholds which generally apply to the Department’s work, which may modify how DOC’s work is done.
27 April 2022


22-B-214

[title withheld]
29 April 2022


22-B-291

[title withheld]
29 April 2022


22-B-227

[title withheld]
27 April 2022


22-B-252

[title withheld]
29 April 2022


22-B-226

[title withheld]
28 April 2022


22-B-178

[title withheld]
03 May 2022


22-B-272

[title withheld]
06 May 2022


22-B-306

[title withheld]
05 May 2022


22-B-299

[title withheld]
03 May 2022


22-B-264

Proactive release of Cabinet LEG Committee paper – Wildlife Order 2022
06 May 2022


22-B-301

[title withheld]
05 May 2022


22-B-270

[title withheld]
06 May 2022


22-B-254

Budget 22 Announcement and Communications Plan
05 May 2022


22-B-209

[title withheld]
06 May 2022


22-B-280

Nature Heritage Fund Committee appointments 2022 – Cabinet Appointment and Honours Committee
03 May 2022


22-B-279

New Zealand Conservation Authority appointments 2022 - Cabinet Appointments and Honours Committee
03 May 2022


22-B-292

Conservation Board appointments 2022 – Cabinet Appointments and Honours Committee
04 May 2022


22-B-148

[title withheld]
10 May 2022


22-B-289

Te Angiangi Marine Reserve Hawke’s Bay District
13 May 2022


22-B-307

[title withheld]
11 May 2022


22-B-318

[title withheld]
12 May 2022


22-B-322

Launch of the Emissions Reduction Plan on 16 May
12 May 2022


22-B-323

[title withheld]
12 May 2022


22-B-282

Application of Gene Drive technology in NZ to deliver biodiversity objectives
09 May 2022


22-B-275

[title withheld]
12 May 2022


22-B-285

[title withheld]
13 May 2022


22-B-308

[title withheld]
19 May 2022


22-B-15

Tapuae Marine Reserve Committee – appointment of members
16 May 2022


22-B-316

Letter for attendees of the Conservation Stakeholder Group quarterly meetings
20 May 2022


22-B-345

[title withheld]
17 May 2022


22-B-320

[title withheld]
18 May 2022


22-B-321

[title withheld]
18 May 2022


22-B-332

[title withheld]
19 May 2022


22-B-336

Conservation board appointments 2022 - additional members
16 May 2022


22-B-286

Game Animal Council's Annual Report for 2020-21
19 May 2022


22-B-198

Draft Letter of Expectations from the Minister of Conservation to the Nature Heritage Fund Committee
19 May 2022


22-B-196

Letters of Expectations from the Minister of Conservation to Conservation Boards
16 May 2022


22-B-360

Queen's Jubilee celebration announcement - renaming of Observation Rock tract, Rakiura
27 May 2022


22-B-331

[title withheld]
26 May 2022


22-B-371

[title withheld]
26 May 2022


22-B-220

[title withheld]
27 May 2022


22-B-369

Oceans and Marine Ministers Group meeting: Key messages
27 May 2022


22-B-120

[title withheld]
27 May 2022


22-B-274

[title withheld]
27 May 2022


22-B-351

[title withheld]
24 May 2022


22-B-284

[title withheld]
23 May 2022


22-B-364

[title withheld]
26 May 2022


22-B-255

Ngāti Maru (Taranaki) Claims Settlement Act 2022: Implementing Treaty Settlement redress
26 May 2022


22-B-317

Conservation Board appointments 2022 - Cabinet Appointments and Honours Committee
23 May 2022


22-B-340

Chair contact details for entities issued letters of expectations by the Minister of Conservation
23 May 2022


22-B-157

[title withheld]
25 May 2022


22-B-338

New appointment to Molesworth Steering Committee and extension of term for existing members
24 May 2022


22-B-303

Letters of appointment for local government members to the Milford Opportunities Project Board
24 May 2022


22-B-213

Approval of Anglers Notice for Taupō District 2022
30 May 2022


22-B-370

[Title withheld]
30 May 2022


22-B-350

Appointment of [partially withheld] to the NPOA-Sharks Advisory Group
31 May 2022


22-B-311

Ruapehu Volcanic Risk Management and System Readiness
01 June 2022


22-B-367

[Title withheld]
01 June 2022


22-B-381

[Title withheld]
01 June 2022


22-B-386

Eastland Port kororā management update
03 June 2022


22-B-380

[Title withheld]
03 June 2022


22-B-328

[Title withheld]
03 June 2022


22-B-377

Game Animal Council appointments 2022 – Cabinet Appointments and Honours Committee
03 June 2022


22-B-396

Update on the implementation of the recommendations from the Ministerial Review of Fish and Game
03 June 2022


22-B-365

[Title withheld]
09 June 2022


22-B-415

[Title withheld]
10 June 2022


22-B-317

Conservation Board appointments 2022 - Cabinet Appointments and Honours Committee
14 June 2022


22-B-425

[Title withheld]
15 June 2022


22-B-422

[Title withheld]
15 June 2022


22-B-397

Delivery of State Sector Decarbonisation Fund
20 June 2022


22-B-421

Briefing to the incoming Minister of Conservation
20 June 2022


22-B-398

Appointments to the New Zealand Conservation Authority 2022 – letters and Gazette notice
20 June 2022


22-B-433

Summary of key Government Services products and timeframes
21 June 2022


22-B-399

Appointment to the Nature Heritage Fund Committee 2022 – letters and NZ Gazette notice
21 June 2022


22-B-362

DOC’s planned Matariki programme and communications
22 June 2022


22-B-445

[Title withheld]
23 June 2022


22-B-429

Milford Opportunities Project Update
23 June 2022


22-B-330

[Title withheld]
26 June 2022


22-B-324

[Title withheld]
05 July 2022


22-B-465

Progressing the reclassification of stewardship land
12 July 2022


22-B-435

[Title withheld]
28 June 2022


22-B-420

[Title withheld]
28 June 2022


22-B-447

[Title withheld]
01 July 2022


22-B-466

[Title withheld]
05 July 2022


22-B-479

[Title withheld]
06 July 2022


22-B-470

[Title withheld]
08 July 2022


22-B-499

[Title withheld]
15 July 2022


22-B-359

[Title withheld]
14 July 2022


22-B-464

[Title withheld]
15 July 2022


22-B-497

Rangitāhua Ocean Sanctuary: Background on the proposal
15 July 2022


22-B-363

Conservation Services Programme - Annual Research Plan 2022/23
08 July 2022


22-B-446

Implementing Te Mana o te Taiao
29 June 2022


22-B-389

[Title withheld]
06 July 2022


22-B-385

[Title withheld]
07 July 2022


22-B-462

[Title withheld]
14 July 2022


22-B-448

The Minister of Conservation's role in relation to Conservation portfolio entities that are subject to the Crown Entities Act 2004
30 June 2022


22-B-340

Chair contact details for entities issued letters of expectations by the Minister of Conservation
30 June 2022


22-B-343

Predator Free 2050 Limited: 2021-22 quarter three performance reports
04 July 2022


22-B-472

Conservation Board appointments 2022 - letters and NZ Gazette notice
05 July 2022


22-B-434

Game Animal Council appointments 2022 - Cabinet Appointments and Honours Committee
05 July 2022


22-B-399

Appointment to the Nature Heritage Fund Committee 2022 - letters and NZ Gazette notice
06 July 2022


22-B-452

Commentary on the New Zealand Conservation Authority's Briefing for the Incoming Minister including the role and powers of the New Zealand Conservation Authority
07 July 2022


22-B-199

Game Animal Council 2022-23 Letter of Expectations
28 June 2022


22-B-453

Update on DOC’s Jobs for Nature programme
28 June 2022


22-B-490

[Title withheld]
07 July 2022


22-B-257

[Title withheld]
07 July 2022


22-B-393

[Title withheld]
08 July 2022


22-B-456

Contingent liabilities report for period ending 30 June 2022
21 July 2022


22-B-508

[Title withheld]
18 July 2022


22-B-423

National Plan of Action for the Conservation and Management of Sharks (2022) background information
20 July 2022


22-B-500

[Title withheld]
21 July 2022


22-B-491

[Title withheld]
19 July 2022


22-B-469

Wind Quarry Zealandia (WPZ) and the Coastal Policy Statement
20 July 2022


22-B-504

Loder Cup award winner 2022
20 July 2022


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