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RMLA Style Guidelines

Category: national
Summary:

RMLA has adopted the 'New Zealand Law Style Guide' (2009) for its Resource Management Theory & Practice and Conference Papers.


RMLA has adopted the ‘New Zealand Law Style Guide’ (2009) for its Resource Management Theory & Practice and Conference Papers. To view a copy of the new Style Guide, click here.

For articles for the Resource Management Journal, the ‘New Zealand Law Style Guide’ also applies, however all references are to be included in the body of the text and footnotes, endnotes and bibliographies are discouraged.  The word limits for articles for Resource Management Journal are now max/min limits; ie 3,300 words means 3,300 words, not more nor less. Articles should be:

• Single page article = 825 words
• Four page article = 3,300 words
• Six page article = 4,950 words (to be by invitation from the Editorial Committee)