The Air Plan sets out how we will control and manage discharges to air.
The Coastal Plan that sets out rules for activities within the coastal area.
Effluent Land Application Plan
How effluent and sludge is treated and/or discharged can significantly impact on the environment.
Fiordland Marine Regional Pathway Management Plan
This addresses the challenges of marine pests in Fiordland, and the role of vessels in mitigation.
Iwi Management Plan
This has been developed by Ngāi Tahu ki Murihiku to assist kaitiakitanga of natural resources.
Land Transport Plan
This sets the strategic direction for land transport in Otago/Southland.
Proposed Southland Water and Land Plan
Read more about the proposed Southland Water and Land Plan.
Regional Marine Oil Spill Contingency Plan
Operational guidelines that will enable Environment Southland and other organisations listed in the plan to respond to a marine oil spill in the coastal marine area.
Regional Water Plan
Sustainability is key to managing our rivers, lakes, groundwater, surface water, and wetlands.
River Corridor Concept Plan
Find out how we want to reduce the need for herbicide use and move toward more sustainable methods.
Southland Regional Pest Management Plan
This plan will set the scene for pest management in Southland for the next 10 years.
Strategy & Action Plan for Waituna
Waituna lagoon is one of Southland's environmental treasures, but faces water quality challenges.
Transitional Regional Plan
This contains authorisations made under legislation that preceded the RMA.