GNS - Implications of the RMA TAG Report on Natural Hazards Planning

In July 2012 the Ministry of the Environment released the Technical Advisory Group (TAG) review of the Resource Management Act (RMA), which specifically looked at how natural hazard management can be improved under the RMA. In response, GNS Science has compiled a report on the implications of the TAG recommendations on natural hazards planning.

The report - "Putting R(isk) in the RMA: Technical Advisory Group recommendations on the Resource Management Act 1991 and implications for natural hazards planning" - can be download below.GNS hasalso sent this report to the Minister for her consideration, and it will soon be available on their website.