Regulatory Obligations

Regulatory Obligations

As a farmer or business owner there are many obligations that come with the territory. These may be National, Regional or local guidelines, many of which are compulsory.

New pests and diseases can not only impact on human health but also damage agriculture or horticultural production, forestry and tourism and affect tra

Under this section is a collection of the major pieces of legislation concerning soil and water protection that needs to be complied with in your on-far

Downloadable copies of the Codes relating to welfare, transport and velveting

The Health and Safety at Work Act 2015 (The Act) applies to all workplaces in New Zealand – including farms.

Downloadable copies of the Codes relating to welfare, transport and velveting

(Acts and regulations) relevant to resource management and climate change. Environmental and climate change law of national application

Find links to regional council rules (and a few guidelines where the regional council has produced information relevant to farming) on the protection of soil and water.

This section contains regulations that are apply to all farmers relating to biosecurity. If you suspect you have found an unwanted pest or disease please call MPI on 0800 80 99 66.

Nationally applicable legislation on biosecurity.

Under this section is a collection of the major pieces of legislation concerning soil and water protection that needs to be complied with in your on-far

New pests and diseases can not only impact on human health but also damage agriculture or horticultural production, forestry and tourism and affect tra