Documents – Organics

Here are all MPI food safety documents for Organics.

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For Acts and most Regulations and Orders, see the New Zealand Legislation website.

New Zealand Legislation (External website)

Forms

Manuals & guidelines

  • OP1 - Organic exporter registration

    Publication type: Multi-part documents

    Application for registration as a NZ exporter of organic products, by exporters wishing to participate in the MPI Official Organic Assurance Programme.

Policy

Specifications & Notices

  • European Union: Organic products (57 KB PDF)

    Publication type: Specifications & Notices

    The European Union (EU) recognises New Zealand’s Official Organic Assurance Programme (OOAP) as equivalent to their organic regulations.

  • Japan: Organic products (53 KB PDF)

    Publication type: Specifications & Notices

    Japan recognises New Zealand's Official Organic Assurance Programme (OOAP) as equivalent to their regulations for plants and processed plant products.

  • Switzerland: Organic products (64 KB PDF)

    Publication type: Specifications & Notices

    Switzerland recognises New Zealand’s Official Organic Assurance Programme (OOAP) as equivalent to their organic regulations.

  • Taiwan: Organic products

    Publication type: Specifications & Notices

    Taiwan recognises New Zealand’s Official Organic Assurance Programme (OOAP) as equivalent to their organic regulations.

  • United States of America: Organic products (27 KB PDF)

    Publication type: Specifications & Notices

    The United States of America (USA) recognises New Zealand’s Official Organic Assurance Programme (OOAP) as sufficient to ensure conformity to the technical sta...

Standards