The Ministry for the Environment has published a guide to the Environment Court. It covers how the court operates and the things you need to consider if you bring proceedings in the court.

An everyday guide to the RMA: your guide to the Environment Court(external link)


The Environment Court mainly deals with issues arising under the Resource Management Act 1991.

Information about the Resource Management Act(external link)

It also deals with proceedings under other Acts. Some of the more common ones are:

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