Resource user guidance

Find out about your rights and responsibilities, and the best-practice approach to resource use in Taranaki. This section includes an extensive range of information sheets.

Biodiversity guides

Includes a page of information sheets on some of the special species found in Taranaki.
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Land & farming

Find information and advice on a broad range of topics including dairy effluent management, restoration planting and Council land management programmes.
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Forestry information & guidance

Information for Taranaki foresters, farmers, loggers and forestry operators and contractors.
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Fresh water guidance & advice

This page includes advice on stream crossings, household sewerage systems and surface water availability
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Oil & gas

The Council has more than 30 years of experience in regulating petroleum exploration and development activities.
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Recycling & waste management

Case studies, guides and other resources to help you minimise your burden on the environment.
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Business & industry

This page includes useful templates/guidelines for stormwater management and spillage contingency plans.
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Coastal & marine

This page includes kaimoana survey guidelines with template spreadsheets and forms.
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