DOC manages the largest heritage portfolio in the country. We care for the places that shaped New Zealand’s history.
DOC enforces laws that protect New Zealand's biodiversity and historic heritage, as well as the Taupō Trout Fishery.
DOC is encouraging more people to participate in outdoor recreation and protecting and bringing to life our historic heritage.
View science publications by our staff and contractors. We publish several series, plans and reports.
Our policies, plans and procedures describe how we manage the resources we are entrusted with.