The NZ Ecological Society is an incorporated society under the Incorporated societies Act. It has adopted the following rules that govern the functioning of the society: NZES Rules (2023). These rules were last updated in November 2023.
Code of Conduct
At the 2023 NZ Ecological Society AGM, members voted to adopt a code of conduct with the aim of continuing the reputation of NZES as a welcoming, ethical, and supportive professional environment. The Code of Conduct covers: 1) a general code of conduct, 2) a New Zealand Journal of Ecology code of conduct, and 3) a conference and events code of conduct.