Comprehensive Environmental Evaluation

Official notice

Public notification of the Draft Comprehensive Environmental Evaluation for Scott Base Redevelopment

The Minister for Foreign Affairs, Hon. Nanaia Mahuta, in accordance with Section 19 (3)(b) of the Antarctic (Environmental Protection) Act 1994, would like to notify that the draft Comprehensive Environmental Evaluation for the proposed Scott Base Redevelopment prepared by Antarctica New Zealand is available for public consideration.

The proposed Scott Base redevelopment is contingent on the Government approving the funding as part of Budget 2021, Government approval of an Implementation Business Case, and approval of the final Comprehensive Environmental Evaluation by the Minister of Foreign Affairs.