Resource Management Act: RMA Link: Basic Skills

The RMAlink project aims to make community participation in all Resource Management Act processes more straightforward and less time-consuming. More effective participation from those with a concern for the environment will contribute towards improving environmental outcomes nationwide.

Basic Skills

Hosted by:

Wellington Community Network


Notes on Networking

Networking among groups can lead to more effective participation in RMA processes. Skills and experience can be shared.

How to Find Other Groups

Use existing networks and directories to find other groups with similar interests.

Writing a Submission

The 5-Minute Submission

Short, simple submissions can be prepared quickly, with a minimum of effort.

Longer Submissions

Well-researched submissions that offer a thorough analysis of environmental issues and likely impacts, can make a real difference to a consent, planning or policy decision.

Finding Case Law


Case law supporting your point of view can be a very effective part of your submission.