news & issues

Read Straterra's submissions on a range of plans and policy statements.

We achieve our goal by participating in public policy processes; engaging with officials, politicians, stakeholders, industry, and the public; and advocating for the sector, at events and forums, and via the media.

 

RMA Planning

Straterra Submission to DOC - Views on the NZCPS 2010 - Nov 2016

Straterra Submission to DOC on the NZ Coastal Policy Statement - Nov 2016

Straterra Submission to WDC on changes to district plan - Sept 2016

Straterra Submission to NRC on draft regional plan - Sept 2016

Straterra Submission Golden Bay landscape plan change - Aug 2016

Straterra Submission to LGE on Resource Management Legislation Amendment Bill - Feb 2016 

Straterra Further Submission on Queenstown Lakes Proposed District Plan - Dec 2015

Straterra Further Submission on Proposed West Coast Regional Policy Statement - Nov 2015

Straterra Submission on Queenstown Lakes Proposed District Plan - Oct 2015

Straterra Additional Submission on Proposed Regional Policy Statement for Otago - Sept 2015

Straterra Submission on Proposed South Taranaki District Plan - Oct 2015

Straterra Submission on Proposed West Coast Regional Policy Statement - May 2015

Straterra Submission on Proposed Canterbury Air Regional Plan - Apr 2015 

Straterra Submission on Proposed Auckland Unitary Plan - Feb 2014 

Straterra Submission on West Coast Regional Policy Statement - Nov 2013

Straterra Submission Draft Southland Murihiku Conservation Management Strategy - Sept 2013

Straterra Submission on Draft Otago Conservation Management Strategy - Sept 2013

Straterra Submission on Draft Canterbury Conservation Management Strategy - Sept 2013

 

Regulatory Complexity

Straterra Submission to MfE on proposed regulation of jettisoned material from rockets - Sept 2016 

Straterra Submission to DoC on draft code of conduct for seismic surveys - Aug 2016

Straterra Submission on Next Steps for Freshwater 2016 - Apr 2016

Straterra Additional Submission on New Zealand Emissions Trading Scheme Review 2015-2016 - Apr 2016

Straterra Submission on Environmental Protection Authority Amendment Bill - Aug 2015

Straterra Submission on Direct Referrals to the Environment Court - May 2014

Straterra Submission on Environmental Reporting Bill - Apr 2014 

Straterra Submission on Draft Exclusive Economic Zone and Continental Shelf (Environmental Effects) Discharge and Dumping Regulations - Mar 2014

Straterra Submission on Proposed Amendments to National Policy Statement for Freshwater Management - Feb 2014

Straterra Submission on Activity Classifications under the EEZ Act - Sept 2013

Straterra Submission on Targeted Roading Rates - Apr 2013

Straterra Submission on National Science Challenges - Dec 2012

Straterra Submission on Restrictions on Certain Types of Units - Nov 2012

Straterra Submission on A 10-20 Year Strategy for Developing the Cadastre - Nov 2012

Straterra Submission Resource Management RCDCDP Amendment Bill - Nov 2012

Straterra Submission on Safe Mines, Safe Workers - June 2012

Straterra Submission on the development and review of Conservation Management Strategies - Feb 2011

Straterra Submission on Proposed National Policy Statement on Indigenous Biodiversity - Jan 2011

Straterra Submission on the Draft New Zealand Energy Strategy - Sept 2010

 

Crown Minerals Act 1991 regime

Straterra Submission on NZPM fees review - Aug 2016

Straterra Submission on West Coast Minerals Strategy for Comment - Nov 2015

Straterra Submission Supplementary Order Paper 152 to the Crown Minerals Bill - Dec 2012

Straterra Submission on Draft Minerals Programme for Minerals - Dec 2012

Straterra Submission on Taxation of Specified Mineral Mining - Oct 2012

Straterra Submission Review of the Royalty Regime for Minerals - Oct 2012

Straterra Submission on the Crown Minerals Act transitional regime - June 2012

Straterra Submission on the Review of the Crown Minerals Act - March 2012

Straterra Submission on Maximising our Mineral Potential - May 2010

 

Climate Change 

Straterra Submission on Replacing the NZ Energy Efficiency and Conservation Strategy 2011 - 2016 - February 2017

Straterra Submission on NZ's Climate Change Target: Our Contribution to the New International Climate Change Agreement - June 2015 

 

Oceans 

Straterra Submission on a new Marine Protected Areas Act - Mar 2016