Department of Conservation

We are the government agency charged with conserving New Zealand’s natural and historic heritage.

Our vision is for New Zealand to be the greatest living space on Earth | Kāore he wāhi i tua atu i a Aotearoa, hei wahi noho i te ao.

Our vision means ensuring that New Zealanders gain a wide range of benefits from healthy functioning ecosystems, recreation opportunities, and through living our history.
0800 DOC HOT (0800 362 468)
Physical Address: 
Whare Kaupapa Atawhai / Conservation House PO Box 10420 Wellington 6143