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Have your say on the proposed overhaul of the Crown Minerals Act 1991, expected this year
  • Bell Gully
  • New Zealand
  • April 17 2012

The Government is undertaking a review of the Crown Minerals Act 1991 regime


Green Growth Report advocates nationally consistent biodiversity offsetting regime and has renewed debate surrounding whether petroleum and mineral resources should be extracted
  • Bell Gully
  • New Zealand
  • April 17 2012

Green growth means a shift to more sustainable, or greener, ways of operating and developing modern economies


Parliamentary commissioner to report on fracking
  • Bell Gully
  • New Zealand
  • April 17 2012

Initial scoping work being done on hydraulic fracturing (“fracking”) has been stepped up


Study commissioned on East Coast oil & gas potential
  • Bell Gully
  • New Zealand
  • November 1 2012

A study has been commissioned to investigate the potential for developing an oil and gas industry on the East Coast of the North Island


Review of the Crown Minerals Act 1991 regime has started, but there is more to come
  • Bell Gully
  • New Zealand
  • November 1 2012

This Bill had its first reading on 26 September 2012 and aims to promote prospecting, exploration, and mining of Crown owned minerals for the benefit of New Zealand


Resource Management (Restricted Duration of Certain Discharge and Coastal Permits) Amendment Bill
  • Bell Gully
  • New Zealand
  • November 1 2012

The Resource Management (Restricted Duration of Certain Discharge and Coastal Permits) Amendment Bill ("Bill") aims to amend s 107 of the Resource Management Act 1991 ("RMA"), relating to the granting of discharge and coastal permits


Crown Minerals Act reform is here
  • Bell Gully
  • New Zealand
  • September 25 2012

The Crown Minerals (Permitting and Crown Land) Bill was introduced into Parliament late last week


RMA amendments reform phase II update
  • Bell Gully
  • New Zealand
  • November 1 2012

Following the release of the Technical Advisory Group report (TAG) recommending changes to Sections 6 and 7 of the Resource Management Act (RMA) there has been divergent views on the changes proposed


Climate change - Royal Forest and Bird Protection Society of New Zealand Incorporated v Buller Coal Limited 2012 NZHC 2156
  • Bell Gully
  • New Zealand
  • November 1 2012

The High Court has recently confirmed that the downstream effects of the combustion of the coal on climate change are legally irrelevant when assessing land use applications to mine coal under the Resource Management Act 1991 (RMA


The New Zealand gas story
  • Bell Gully
  • New Zealand
  • March 27 2013

Gas Industry Co has issued its report New Zealand Gas Story - the State and Performance of the New Zealand Gas Industry on the current state and