How to apply

Connect with experts for tailored advice and find the tools that will support you in making a comprehensive application.

There are different ways of making an application, depending on the type of approval you need and the industry area you operate in.

Choose the area you're interested in to find out more.

Hazardous substances

Whether you are importing, moving or using a new hazardous substance, you will need to go through an application process.

Exclusive Economic Zone

You need a marine consent to undertake a restricted activity in the Exclusive Economic Zone.

New organisms

You need approval if the organism you wish to import, develop, field test or release fits the definition of a new organism and is viable.

RMA proposals

Find out what you need to do to make an application under the Resource Management Act.