Archived content: This information is no longer maintained. It is kept online for historical purposes. 


October 2017
Read DOC's briefing to the incoming Minister of Conservation on their portfolio, the Department of Conservation, and our work.

This document has been proactively released, consistent with provisions of the Official Information Act 1982.


  1. Conservation: a strategic overview
    • New Zealand’s natural and historic heritage is central to our identity, society and economy
    • New Zealand’s conservation assets are highly valued, and under pressure
    • DOC’s strategy: our three strategic roles
  2. Introducing your department
    • DOC’s role
    • DOC’s organisational structure
    • DOC staff and locations
    • How we work with others to achieve our vision
  3. Working with you as Minister: a plan for your first 90 days
    • Strategic issues on which we would like to engage with you
    • Upcoming events and decisions

Publication information

© Copyright October 2017, New Zealand Department of Conservation


Whare Kaupapa Atawhai / Conservation House Head Office
Phone:   +64 4 471 0726
Fax:   +64 4 471 1117
Address:   18 Manners Street
Wellington 6011
Postal Address:   PO Box 10420
Wellington 6140
Back to top