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Ministerial Portfolio

Forestry

Minister:
Minister of Forestry
Current Minister:
Hon Shane Jones
Description: 

Responsibilities include promoting the sustainable stewardship of the land in relation to forestry, and developing the role of forestry in the economy and culture of New Zealand.

Department: 

Te Ura Rakau (Forestry New Zealand), which the Ministry for Primary Industries provides support for this portfolio. 

Vote: 

Vote Forestry

Legislation: 

Forestry Encouragement Act 1962
Forestry Rights Registration Act 1983
Forests Act 1949
Forests (West Coast Accord) Act 2000

 

Last updated: 
Thursday, 26 October 2017

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