City Forests is one of New Zealand’s oldest forest products producing companies with over 100 years of forest growing history.
The company owns or manages 23,730 ha of land within an 80km radius of the City of Dunedin. Forest products harvested from our estate are sold to a variety of local and international customers.
Sustainable Forest Management
The company prides itself in sustainable forest management and holds Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC® ) certification. We are also active in carbon forestry and participate in the NZ Emissions Trading Scheme.
City Forests employs local people, is active in the local community with a number of social and environmental initiatives, and profits from the company's operations benefit the Dunedin population through our shareholder, the Dunedin City Council.