New Zealand's Freedom Camping Act 2011
NZ’s Freedom Camping Act means visitors who ignore good camping practices and/or camp in the wrong places can be fined up to $10,000. Please follow the advice in this website to avoid an expensive fine.
Campers who camp in the right way, in the right places will be welcomed in NZ – it’s a fantastic way to experience our country. The information on this website is to help you make the right decisions as you enjoy your camping holiday.