These auditors are approved by MPI under the Food Act 1981. Under the Food Act 2014, they can verify food control plans and national programmes for the same classes of food operation that they were approved for, until their approval expires.
Search for an auditor by selecting the type of food business you run under 'operation classes'. Early childhood education services should select 'eating houses (including takeaways)'. If you're using an MPI template food control plan, select OTP FCP templates.
For a list of people recognised after 1 March 2016, see http://www.foodsafety.govt.nz/registers-lists/food-act-2014-recognised-persons/index.htm
For a list of agencies recognised after 1 March 2016, see http://www.foodsafety.govt.nz/registers-lists/food-act-2014-recognised-agencies/index.htm