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Introduction to:

Finding Environmental Law Online

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Kay Young - Law Librarian
(07) 837-9125
k.young@waikato.ac.nz

Books

Comprehensive coverage of New Zealand’s environmental and resource management law.
Outlines the intent, application and enforcement of the Act and compliance obligations for New Zealand businesses.

Case Law

Included in Westlaw NZ. Access all environmental cases by judgement date and Environmental Reports of New Zealand (ERNZ) by volume.

Commentary

Legislation and commentary in relation to key legislation in the resource management field.
Commentary on environmental law and practice.
Access to New Zealand statutes, case law and commentary.
In-depth commentary on the Resource Management Act 1991 and the Crown Minerals Act 1991.

Databases

Legal decisions affecting New Zealand's environment. Available free between the hours of 7.00pm and 9.00pm to University of Waikato students. Please see Law Librarian or Law staff for userID and password.
New Zealand legal sources including New Zealand Statutes, case law and journals, legislation and commentary to precedents and news, as well as tax information.If the One Pass box appears while you are signing in, please click on the link "IP users click here to log in".

Journals

Statutes

Websites

Information about the protection of New Zealand's natural and historic heritage.
The EPA is the government agency responsible for regulatory functions concerning New Zealand's environmental management. The EPA replaced the Environmental Risk Management Authority (ERMA New Zealand) in June 2011.

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