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Auckland Conservation Board

Auckland Conservation Board

2003 - 2004


option4 were particularly active in the Auckland Conservation Board meetings during 2003. Several times the option4 team members addressed the Board with concerns about marine protection initiatives underway around the region. Marine reserve proposals or measures were proposed for Great Barrier Island, Tiritiri Matangi Island and the west coast of the North Island during this time.



Input to Board ACB Submissions
ACB Meetings Reference Material


Input to the Board

Latest News Item

option4 are confused at the mixed messages from DoC regarding our involvement in an integrated approach to marine protection. option4 address the Auckland Conservation Board meeting and ask questions.

Feb 2004

Report from the December Board meeting including answers to option4's questions.

11 Dec 03

Who and what is local? The question put to the Auckland Board meeting by option4 on 11 December 2003.

11 Dec 03

A powerful statement to the Board on the legal interpretation of consultation by option4 on 29th October 2003

29 Oct 03

option4 report on the public forum session of the ACB meeting held 29th October 2003

29 Oct 03

option4 invitation to the Auckland Conservation Board to discuss an integrated approach to marine protection. Scott Macindoe addresses the Board 28 August 2003

28 Aug 03

Leigh Fishermen's Association address the Board with their concerns over the Great Barrier Island marine reserve proposal on June 26 2003

26 Jun 03

option4 statement to Auckland Conservation Board regards public consultation for Great Barrier marine reserve proposal

26 Jun 03

Trish Rea addresses the ACB 26 June 2003 regarding the ad hoc approach to marine protection.

26 Jun 03

Trish Rea – submission to ACB 14 May 2003

14 May 03

ACB Meetings
Minutes of meeting - 28 October 2004 Formal submissions on Great Barrier marine reserve proposal closed this month.

Oct 2004


Minutes of meeting - 26 August 2004 includes discussion on Great Barrier marine reserve proposal.

Aug 2004


Minutes of meeting - 24 June 2004 includes input from Brett Rathe on Great Barrier marine reserve propsal.

June 2004


Minutes of meeting - 26 February 2004

Feb 2004


Agenda for ACB meeting 29/30th October 2003

Oct 2003

Minutes of meeting - 26 June 2003 includes input on marine protection from 5 speakers.

26 Jun 03


ACB agenda for meeting 26th June 2003

26 Jun 03

Minutes of meeting - 14 May 2003 including discussion on Tiritiri and west coast proposals.

14 May 03

Minutes of meeting - 27 February 2003 including discussion on Barrier, Tiritiri and Tawharanui.

27 Feb 03

ACB Submissions

The ACB submission to the Marine Reserves Bill, Jan 2003 – A must read to understand the ACB stance regarding marine reserves.

Jan 2003

Marine Sub-Committee report to the ACB on making submissions on the Great Barrier and West Coast proposals June 2003.

June 2003

Submission on ARC’s Tawharanui proposal April 2003.

April 2003

ACB submission on the Tiritiri Matangi marine reserve proposal from NZUA March 2003

March 2003

Reference Material
Read all about what a Conservation Board does and who they are..............

New appointments to ACB as of 1st September 2004.

27 Aug 04

ACB membership as of 21st November 2002, with term expiry dates

21 Nov 02

The Conservation Management Strategy, Auckland Conservancy (DoC) 1995-2005. Objective – to create a network of up to 20 marine protected areas in Auckland area by 2005. The BIG Plan.

The Marine Reserves Act 1971


Marine Reserves Bill – The current Marine Reserves Act under review




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