Taranaki requirements

Find out what's required of farmers, foresters and anyone undertaking land and site works in Taranaki.

Farmer responsibilities are set out in a handy, glovebox-sized booklet, TRC Reqirements for Good Farm Management in Taranaki. Download it here or contact the Council for hard copies. There is no charge

Requirements for good farm management in Taranaki [PDF, 1.5 MB]


Separately, see details of requirements for:

Dairy effluent | Irrigation | Pest management | Freshwater use

Spraying & burning | Land & site works | Forestry operations


Taranaki requirements are also set out in a wide range of information sheets

Government freshwater reforms: Taranaki update June 2020

The Government has announced its revised freshwater regulation regime, moderating its original approach in a number of areas and delaying a decision on any need for or the content of rules around nutrient limits. This fact sheets outlines the decisions on matters of concern to Taranaki

Freshwater reform: Taranaki update 2020 [PDF, 555 KB]

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