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National Policy Statement for Freshwater Management 2020

The National Policy Statement for Freshwater Management 2020 sets out the objectives and policies for freshwater management under the Resource Management Act 1991. It comes into effect on 3 September 2020 and replaces the National Policy Statement for Freshwater Management 2014 (amended 2017).

The National Policy Statement for Freshwater Management 2020 sets out the objectives and policies for freshwater management under the Resource Management Act 1991. It comes into effect on 3 September 2020 and replaces the National Policy Statement for Freshwater Management 2014 (amended 2017).


For more about the National Policy Statement for Freshwater Management 2020 see the National Policy Statement for Freshwater Management section on this website.

Publication reference number: ME 1518

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