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Open for submission

Open for submission

As environmental practitioners, it is important for our voice to be heard on a range of significant matters. We encourage our members to actively contribute to policy submissions in collaboration with others and as individuals.

There are many opportunities to have your say and below are just some of them. If you'd like to contribute to an EIANZ submission, contact us at to find out how.

Open for comment


Consultation closes

Inquiry into climate adaptation NZ 16 June
Resource Management (Freshwater and Other Matters) Amendment Bill NZ 30 June
Resource Management (Extended Duration of Coastal Permits for Marine Farms) Amendment Bill NZ 30 June
NZ ETS Unit Settings and Annual Regulatory Updates 2024 NZ 14 June
New assessment of the conservation status of Chondrichthyans (sharks & rays) in Aotearoa New Zealand NZ 14 June
Safeguard Mechanism - best practice emissions intensities update AUS 14 June
Removal of oil and gas property and sea dumping of infrastructure in Commonwealth waters: draft guidance AUS 19 July
Australian Carbon Credit Unit (ACCU) Scheme method EOI AUS 12 July
Consultation on amendments to the Significant Impact Guidelines 1.3 to reflect the new water trigger AUS 14 July
Transport and Infrastructure Net Zero Roadmap AUS 26 July
New assessment of the conservation status of marine mammals in Aotearoa New Zealand NZ 14 June 2024

This is not an exhaustive list. If you have any comments or something to add, please contact us at

To explore additional consultations, consider visiting the following pages:

AUS Department of Climate Change, Energy, the Environment and Water
NZ Ministry for the Environment / Manatū Mō Te Taiao and Department of Conservation / Te Papa Atawhai



QLD Department of Environment and Science
NSW NSW Department of Planning and Environment


Northern Territory Environment Protection Authority

SA YourSAy
TAS Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment
VIC Engage Victoria
WA Department of Water and Environmental Regulation

Updated 7/6/2024