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.
Agriculture and primary production are the main
contributors to Southland’s economy. We work with farmers to sustainably
manage our natural resources of land and water, for now and future
Find out how to apply for a consent, view current consents and more.
What financial assistance can we offer farmers?
Regularly updated data for rainfall, river levels, soils etc.
A quick checklist to find out which activities need a consent.
Our Beacon mapping system has a range of maps.
A project to maintain and improve Southland’s freshwater.
We offer free farm-specific advice on a range of land management issues.
Good practice farming factsheets on a range of topics.
Farms produce many types of waste and disposing of them correctly is important.