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Evaluation of the effectiveness of the National Policy Statement on Electricity Transmission and National Environmental Standard for Electricity Transmission Activities

Publication date:  April 2019
Publication reference number:  ME 1419

The Ministry for the Environment and the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment have undertaken an evaluation of the effectiveness of the National Policy Statement on Electricity Transmission (NPSET) and the National Environmental Standard for Electricity Transmission Activities (NESETA).

This evaluation found that the NPSET and NESETA are important policy instruments that have broadly met their objectives. The report identifies areas that stakeholders think could be improved upon and summarises the findings from the review.