Learn more about our work culture and see job vacancies.
Meet the current Councillors, representing the Southland community.
Activities that might affect the environment could require a resource consent from us.
Read about land management issues and good environmental practices.
Get the latest air quality information and monitoring results.
We monitor information about the environment to enable it to be managed for future generations.
Check out a range of helpful information for our farming community.
There are many opportunities for the community to participate in our decision-making processes.
Notice for prospective applicants:Proposed Southland Water and Land PlanFrom
the 4 April 2018, the relevant objectives, policies and rules in the
decisions version of the proposed Southland Water and Land Plan, in addition to those in the
existing Regional Water Plan, must be considered in all resource consent
applications lodged with Environment Southland.
Everything you need to know about consents, forms and fees.
We respond to pollution complaints and monitor consent holders to ensure consent conditions are met.
You may make a submission on any advertised resource consent that we are processing.
Compliance monitoring reports are available for download here.
Read our monitoring and enforcement policies and our diversion scheme.
Click here for our interactive map outlining resource consents in Southland.
Clarifies health and safety responsibilities around staff access to private property.
Click here for more information and access to handy compliance and monitoring forms