Importing & exporting

This page provides links to important MPI importing and exporting information for animal products operators.


If you import animal products into New Zealand, find out about the general importing requirements you need to meet.


If you export animal products, you need to know about the:

  • Official Assurances Programme (OAP)
  • General Requirements for Export (GREX)
  • Overseas Market Access Requirements (OMARs) for the destination you are exporting to
  • Technical Directives (TDs)
  • security devices, including legends, brands and seals
  • other general information about exporting.

Find further information and get acess to OMARs in the Exporting section of the website.