Perth Valley pre-feed operation – 16 January 2020

ZIP’s intention is to undertake a second round of small-scale non-toxic prefeed baiting, via aerial application, at localised sites within the Perth River valley project…READ MORE

Additional Matukituki pre-feed operation – 14 January

The Department of Conservation is reapplying pre-feed for their predator control operation in the Matukituki Valley…READ MORE

Become a GAC Councillor!

We are currently accepting nominations for positions on the Game Animal Council. The deadline for nominations is 24 February 2020. The nomination form is available here.

Prohibited Firearms Pest Management Exemption Process – December 2019

A summary of the criteria and how to apply for an endorsement and permit to possess prohibited firearms for animal control…READ MORE

Matukituki pre-feed operation – 25 November 2019

The Department of Conservation is carrying out a predator control operation in the Matukituki Valley…READ MORE

Firearms Prohibition Orders consultation – 14 November 2019

The Government is considering introducing a Firearms Prohibition Order regime in New Zealand. Police are seeking the public’s views on whether such a regime should be introduced…READ MORE

Makarora 1080 Operation – 14 October

DoC have informed us that an aerial 1080 operation in the Makarora, Wilkin, Young, Blue, Cameron and Fish Valleys within Mt Aspiring National Park will occur on Tuesday 15th October and Wednesday 16th October (weather permitting)…READ MORE

Guidance for Organisations on form submissions on Arms Legislation Bill – 26 September 2019

Submissions are now open on the Arms Legislation Bill. The following information has been prepared by the Office of the Clerk to assist organisations who may facilitate form submissions…READ MORE