Our Biosecurity and Biodiversity Strategy will guide our priority-setting and investment decisions over the next 10 years

Our biosecurity budget has tripled over recent years (from around $4.5 million per year in 2018/19 to around $17.25 million per year until 2024). This increase has allowed us to expand our biosecurity work programme to include biodiversity restoration. Our new strategy will guide our priority setting and investment decisions over the next 10 years.  

Biosecurity and biodiversity strategy

Our strategy has 4 goals:   

  • Proactive and effective land management
  • Data excellence for informed decision making
  • Empowering partnerships and connections
  • Working with Māori as kaitiaki and as having mana whenua.

The strategy also provides a framework for how we engage with partners and stakeholders and involve them in decisions and operational planning.

Our strategy will be reviewed every 5 years and aligns with:

To get a copy of LINZ Biosecurity and Biodiversity Strategy 2021 email Biosecurity&biodiversity@linz.govt.nz

Last Updated: 20 August 2021