Thinking about a 
Farm Environment Plan?

If you're thinking about doing your Farm Environment Plan you've come to the right place

By 2025 a Farm Environment Plan (FEP) will be an essential part of every New Zealand farms’ management system. FarmIQ has everything you need to get started, from a step-by-step guide and helpful resources to a digital map and easy to use planning and record-keeping tools.

  • Easy to complete online template

  • Step-by-step guide and helpful resources

  • Formatted record keeping

  • Digital map, calendar and tasks 

  • Third-party access for your consultant 

Create your own FEP with our simple step-by-step process

Our template is designed to suit whichever region you’re in and we guide you, step by step through the process from start to finish.
Work at your own pace, do as little or as much as you like and when you’re ready, invite your Farm Environment Consultant in to complete any additional information within FarmIQ. FarmIQ makes Farm Environment Planning easy.

Frequently Asked Questions

You can do most or all your FEP yourself depending on which region you farm in. You may need a consultant or auditor to add specific regional policy information or sign it off if it’s required by council.

Doing your own Farm Environmental Plan in FarmIQ saves you money. Rather than paying a consultant at an hourly rate you can do the bulk of it yourself.  Chat with Lou here about your specific needs.

Yes, you can give third party access to whomever you wish to view and/or edit your FEP at any point in time. You can also download it as a PDF and email it.


It depends which region your farm is in, so we recommend you contact your regional council to make sure you understand which rules if any, apply to you.

Our farmers tell us it’s not only easy, it’s fast as well.