Straterra participates actively in public consultation processes on policy, legislation, regulation, and strategy, on behalf of, and in consultation with the NZ minerals sector.


Straterra has developed a position on the principal issues of interest and concern to the NZ minerals sector. This work forms the basis for improvements  we  are seeking in policy, which we see as necessary to improving New Zealand’s attractiveness for investment.


One-third of NZ's land area is public conservation land, where natural and historic resources are protected, and recreational opportunities encouraged.

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Climate Change

Businesses should be responsible for greenhouse gas emissions arising as a result of their direct activities - within the context of the New Zealand Emissions Trading Scheme.

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By knowing more about minerals distribution on land and on the seafloor, NZ's prospectivity can be said to increase. We encourage these surveys to be extended further afield.

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