What's new on our site

This page lists changes to the FoodSafety website.

1 July 2015

  • New: Animal Products Regulated Control Scheme: Hormonal Growth Promotants - issued on 29 June 2015

    MPI has issued the Animal Products Regulated Control Scheme: Hormonal Growth Promotants on 29 June 2015. This notice revokes and replaces the Animal Products (Regulated Control Scheme - Hormonal Growth Promotants) Notice 2012.

  • Update: Update to FSP auditor criteria

    As at 1 July 2015, auditors must contact MPI Food Compliance in relation to food compliance issues, as MPI's food compliance contractual arrangement with District Health Boards has ceased. The criteria document has been updated to remove the list of DHBs in Appendix 6.

30 June 2015

  • New: ACVM News and Views, June 2015

    This issue features fees, importing essential animal welfare medicines, adverse events, off-label use of vet meds, OECD, and updates on reviews, staff and applications.

29 June 2015

  • New: Animal Products Specifications for Laboratories

    The new Animal Products Specifications for Laboratories has been published on the Food Safety website. It brings requirements together the three lab programmes for Dairy, LAS and ELP.

26 June 2015

24 June 2015

22 June 2015

16 June 2015

9 June 2015

  • Update: Laboratory Approval Scheme - Amendment 23

    LAS amendment 23 Appendix includes current US OMAR Salmonella and E. coli O157:H7 testing and initial confirmation requirements, and EU OMAR potable water testing requirements.

  • Update: Dairy Road Map updated

    The Road Map of New Zealand Dairy Legislation has been updated.

8 June 2015

5 June 2015

4 June 2015