The Department of Planning and Environment is a member agency of the NSW Marine Estate Management Authority.
MEMA coordinates policies and programs for maintaining and improving the marine environment. Its vision for the NSW marine estate – which includes all marine waters and marine parks and reserves - is to have a healthy coast and sea, managed for the greatest wellbeing of the community, now and into the future.
MEMA has released a marine strategy that responds to the priority threat threats identified by the 'NSW Marine Estate Threat and Risk Assessment Final Report'.
The strategy includes nine interlinked management initiatives supported by detailed management actions aimed at collectively addressing the priority and cumulative threats by:
Page last updated: 13/06/2019