What's new – Animal products general

This page lists important updates relevant to the Animal products general section of the MPI food safety website. Items are displayed in date order, with the most recent listed first.

3 October 2017

  • New Consultation: Proposed operational code for processing bee products

    MPI is seeking feedback on the proposed Operational Code Processing of Bee products by Friday 17 November 2017. The documents for review and a submissions template are now available on the MPI website.

28 September 2017

27 September 2017

26 September 2017

  • Updated Consultation: Chapter 5 (Slaughter and Dressing) of the Red Meat Code of Practice

    MPI have now issued Chapter 5 (Slaughter and Dressing) of the Red Meat Code of Practice (CoP5) after a review of the consultation submissions. The summary of submissions and the Code of Practice Chapter 5 (effective from 1 October 2017) is now available on the MPI website.

19 September 2017

6 September 2017

4 September 2017

30 August 2017

18 August 2017

16 August 2017

10 July 2017

  • Update: Publication of Listeria in ready-to-eat foods training resource for businesses

    MPI has developed the “Listeria in ready-to-eat foods training resource for businesses” developed to help Risk Management Programme operators and their staff understand Listeria management. This online training resource is on the Listeria – resources and documents
    If you have any questions, please send them to animal.products@mpi.govt.nz

2 June 2017

23 May 2017

28 April 2017

  • New: Proposed chapter 4 of the Operational code petfood processing

    MPI is publishing Chapter 4 Harvesting and Processing of Wild Animals following consultation. As a consequence the Animal Consumption Specifications Notice has also been updated with the new chapter name as this chapter is incorporated by reference.

31 March 2017

24 February 2017

  • New: Animal Products Notice: Dairy Recognised Agencies and Persons Specifications

    Following consultation the revised Animal Products Notice: Dairy Recognised Agencies and Persons Specifications has been published. This notice revokes and replaces the Animal Products Notice: Dairy Recognised Agency and Recognised Persons Specifications dated 26 August 2015. A summary of the submissions received during the consultation is also available.

    http://www.mpi.govt.nz/news-and-resources/consultations/proposed-animal-products-notice-dairy-recognised-agencies-and-persons-specifications/

14 February 2017

16 January 2017

  • New: Proposed chapter 4 of the Operational code petfood processing

    MPI is seeking feedback on the proposed Petfood Processing Operational Code Chapter 4 Harvesting and Processing of Wild Animals by 24 February 2017. The documents for review and a submissions template are now available on the MPI website.

5 December 2016