We have pārongo about accessing the outdoors responsibly - including roads and walkways, rivers and lakes, and private land. We also have information on creating new access, private land and what to do when there is a dispute.
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We support trail groups that create public access to the outdoors, and build or maintain tracks and trails. Below is some of the support we can offer.
Find out about the obligations for landholders when they have recreational visitors on their land.
Asking permission, caring for the environment, motor vehicles, carrying a gun, mountain bikes, horses, fires and other information from our Outdoor Access Code.