Resource Management Act: RMA Link: Environmental and Community Groups Directory: Organisation's details

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.

Environmental and Community Groups Directory: Organisation's details

Hosted by:

Wellington Community Network
National Organisations

Current Contact Details
Group NameEnvironment and Conservation Organisations of NZ Inc. ECO
Office Address 126 Vivian Street
Postal Address PO Box 11057
Phone 04 385 7545
Fax 04 385 7545
Area covered National
Details last updated 02:07 on 15/07/05

Group's focus
Eco is an umbrella group for approximately 70 organisations with an interest in conservation and the environment. ECO takes action on environment and conservation issues, and participates in policy processes at a national and international level. ECO supports the RMA as a means of promoting sound environmental management, that ensures the long-term survival of ecosystems and species, and takes into account the rights and needs of future generations of New Zealanders. ECO's Wellington office maintains a resource library that is available to interested groups and individuals.

RMA issues of interest

Water Conservation Orders, Waste Management, Urban Sustainability, Treaty of Waitangi, Transport and Roading, Species Protection, Public Access, Open Space Protection, Oceans Policy Review, Non-Notification, Native Vegetation Protection, Mining, Marine Reserves, Mangroves, Landscape Protection, Heritage Protection, Habitat Protection, Freshwater Quality, Freshwater Habitats, Freshwater Allocation, Energy Efficiency, Coastal Management, Climate Change, Big Projects, Aquaculture, Air Pollution, Wetlands

Experience in RMA processes
RMA amendments, national policy issues.