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Framework to Regulate On-farm Emissions

He Waka Eke Noa: Developing NZ’s Framework to Regulate On-farm Green House Gas Emissions

Significant new climate change obligations are coming down the line for New Zealand’s primary sector, with work underway to develop a farm-level carbon reporting and pricing mechanism for the agricultural sector as an alternative to the NZ Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS).  As part of this new system, farmers and growers will soon be required to measure and report their Greenhouse Gas (GHG) emissions, and  have a plan in place to manage these...

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Mark Harding



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The Natural and Built Environments Bill

A Look at the RMA Replacement: The Natural and Built Environments...

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National Planning Standards Released

The Minister for the Environment and the Minister of Conservation...

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Freshwater Reforms

The Government has announced its proposals for national direction on...

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Resource Management Amendment Bill 2019: Summary of Changes

Everyone’s favourite piece of legislation to tinker with is...

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Cabinet approves exposure draft of RMA replacement

A first draft of the proposed Natural and Built Environments Act...

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Phase One RMA reforms.

Phase One RMA reforms – some progressive changes relating to...

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Tips for first home buyers

The prospect of buying your first home can be daunting.  The...

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Trusts Act 2019. The Final Countdown

The long awaited Trusts Act 2019 comes into force on 30 January...

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