Food safety legislation for pet food, animal feed, dietary supplements, and inedibles.
For Acts and most Regulations and Orders, see the New Zealand Legislation website:
Specifications and Notices
Requirements for animal products and material intended for export, to meet the Official Assurance Specifications.
Animal Products (Specifications for Products Intended for Animal Consumption) Notice 2017 [PDF, 579 KB]
Requirements that must be met in relation to animal products intended for animal consumption.
Animal Products Notice: Official Assurances Specifications for Animal Material and Animal Products [PDF, 676 KB]
Specifications for the issue and control of official assurances, for obtaining official assurances and the reissue of official assurances.
Gives effect to part of New Zealand's obligations under the agreement between the governments of New Zealand and Australia for a joint food standards system.