Our purpose and objectives are to:
Assist the realisation of a sustainable New
Protect and enhance New Zealand's ecosystems, the
health of New Zealanders, and the nation's ability to derive income
from established land uses.
Undertake research into issues related to the
sustainable development of New Zealand.
Provide information to assist well-informed and
effective community participation in decision-making on issues
related to sustainability. The Council is independent of any
political party, company or other organisation.