The Evolution of Marine Spatial Planning in New Zealand: Past, Present and Possible Future

In: The International Journal of Marine and Coastal Law
Author: Karen N. Scott1
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  • 1 School of Law, University of CanterburyNew Zealand
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This article explores marine spatial planning (msp) as it is being developed in New Zealand. It breaks down the global concept of msp into six core principles and evaluates the extent to which New Zealand implements these principles within its ocean governance regime. The article concludes with brief recommendations for developing msp in New Zealand in the future.

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