Additional legislation

You may need to comply with additional legislation, administered by other government departments. This may include:

  • Animal Welfare Act 1999
  • Biosecurity Act 1993
  • Building Act 2004
  • Commerce Act 1986
  • Consumer Guarantees Act 1993
  • Fair Trading Act 1986
  • Food Act 2014
  • Hazardous Substances and New Organisms Act 1996
  • Health and Safety in Employment Act 1992
  • Resource Management Act 1991.

You can read all these Acts on the New Zealand Legislation website.

New Zealand Legislation (External website)

This list is not complete. Ask your industry association for further advice.

PIANZ – Poultry Industry Association of New Zealand (Inc) (External website)

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