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Environmental pollution

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Environmental pollution

Updated 20 April 2016 11:02am

Who are Environmental Protection and what do we do?

Greater Wellington's Environmental Protection Team manages pollution via a 24-hour, 7-day incident response service, site inspections, and targeted investigations. Greater Wellington Harbours department covers marine pollution. More...

Storm water

Save the drain for rain!

In urban areas, the pipes that collect rainwater from your roof and yard are connected to a network of underground pipes that transfer the rainwater to local streams or to the seashore. More...

Report an incident

To report an incident, phone the 24/7 environmental hotline on 0800 496 734. More...

Enforcement

Under the Resource Management Act 1991 (the Act), Greater Wellington Regional Council has a regulatory responsibility to monitor, gather information, and keep records. More...

Who do we work with?

Greater Wellington works with other councils, emergency services and health providers to plan for and deliver environmental management in the region. Each authority covers different areas and different types of pollution. More...