This document sets out the Government's further work in the ongoing programme of water reform. We are:
- proposing a target of 90% of rivers and lakes swimmable by 2040
- seeking feedback on proposed amendments to the National Policy Statement for Freshwater Management
- inviting applications for the Freshwater Improvement Fund
- seeking feedback on the detail of policy proposals for excluding stock from waterways.
Find out more, including viewing the document and how to make a submission here.