New Zealand reports on climate change

The Ministry for the Environment provides a range of guidance and information to assisthelp local government and other key stakeholders to better understand and take into account climate change effects in their policy and decision- making. These include:

The climate change publications webpage contains all climate change publications produced by the Ministry for the Environment including technical reports, case studies, local government reports, consultation documents, and cabinet papers.

Relevant reports examining specific changes in New Zealand's environment include:

More information on engineering-related reports is also available.

International reports on climate change

International reports catalogue observed changes in the world's climate to help build a picture of what is happening across the globe.

You may also want to refer to science summaries prepared by scientific organisations and governments around the world. They include:


Last updated: November 2010