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Have your say

Fisheries New Zealand has been requested to make an aquaculture decision on a proposed marine farm within the Coromandel Marine Farm Zone (CMFZ) located in the inner Hauraki Gulf. Fisheries New Zealand invites submissions from people whose customary, recreational, or commercial fishing may be affected by the proposed marine farm.

Consultation document

Marine farm application in CMFZ – background [PDF, 894 KB]

Related document

In making an aquaculture decision, Fisheries New Zealand assesses the effects of a proposed marine farm area on fishing through the undue adverse effects test (UAE test).

Information sheet on the undue adverse effects test on fishing [PDF, 243 KB]

Making your submission

The closing date for submissions is 5pm on 12 September 2023.

Email your submission to

While we prefer email, you can post your submission to:

Aquaculture and Fisheries Permitting
Verification and Operations
Fisheries New Zealand
Private Bag 14
Nelson 704.