Have your say on an application by Real Journeys Limited to renew and amend their marine mammal viewing permit for Fiordland and Stewart Island/Rakiura waters. Submissions closed 11 December 2020.

Application details

Applicant: Real Journeys Limited

Location of Proposed Activity: All waters of Fiordland and Stewart Island/Rakiura

Summary of Proposal:

Renewal of a marine mammal viewing permit to allow vessel-based viewing of all marine mammal species throughout Fiordland and Stewart Island/Rakiura waters. The application includes increases in activity. Only these increases need to be notified and are open to submissions. The increases in activity have been highlighted in the application.

Application documents:

How to make a submission

Submissions closed Friday 5 pm 11 December 2020.

1. Prepare your submission

Record what you think in an email or letter.

2. Send us your submission

Send your submission by email or post. You'll get a confirmation email or letter when a submission has been received.

Christchurch Permissions Team

Department of Conservation

Private Bag 4715
Christchurch Mail Centre
Christchurch 8140
Attention: Bethan Parry, Permissions Advisor

Once submitted, submitters' information is subject to the Official Information Act 1982 and may be released under that Act.  If you wish to keep any part of your submission confidential, you need to state this in writing when making your submission.

Submissions are part of a statutory process and may be commented on by the applicant.


If you have a question about the application or the submission process you can contact Bethan Parry, Permissions Advisor.


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