The Act gives MPI the power to issue notices. Notices cover a range of legal requirements for businesses producing, processing, selling, storing, transporting, importing, and exporting animal and dairy products.
The Notices are listed in alphabetical order. Use the filter to help you locate a Notice.
One Notice is available only on the New Zealand Legislation website:
Animal Feeds, Animal Products Act Notices, Dairy, Eggs, Honey & Bee Products, Honey and bee product requirements, Meat, Pet Food, Poultry Meat, Seafood, Exporting, Law & Policy, Animals, Food, Requirements
The purpose of this Notice is to facilitate market access and safeguard assurances provided by New Zealand by setting out general requirements that must be met in order for honey and other bee products to be eligible for export. In particular, this Notice specifies the following:
a) requirements for ensuring that bee products meet market access requirements; and
b) requirements for ensuring traceability through the export supply chain; and
c) definition for monofloral and multifloral mānuka honey and associated requirements.
Animal Products (Ante-mortem and Post-mortem Examination of Mammals, Ostriches and Emu Intended for Human Consumption) Notice 2015
Animal Products Notice: Ante-mortem and Post-mortem examination of Mammals, Ostrich and Emu Intended for Human Consumption is being issued and will replace the current Animal Products (Ante-mortem and Post-mortem examination of Mammals, Ostrich and Emu Intended for Human Consumption) Notice 2006.
Animal Products (Branding and Associated Requirements) Notice 2006
Exporting, Food, Meat, Overview, Operating under a Plan or Programme, Animals, Live Bees, Live Poultry, Semen & Embryos, Live Animals, Inedible Animal Products, Law & Policy, Requirements, Animal Products Act Notices
Requirements for animal products and material intended for export, to meet the Official Assurance Specifications.
Animal Products (Export Requirement: Company Ante-Mortem and Post-Mortem Inspection) Notice 2013