Food Act 2014 - Recognised Agencies
A recognised agency is a person or company who is recognised under the Food Act 2014 to perform specialist functions and activities, including verification and evaluation.
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For a list of audit companies that managed approved auditors prior to 1 March 2016 and now deemed to be recognised agencies, see http://www.foodsafety.govt.nz/registers-lists/auditors/index.htm