Resources

A list of publications, documents and guidance to help you meet requirements when bringing a vessel to New Zealand.

Vessel clearance resources

Brown Marmorated Stink Bug (BMSB)
Fact sheet
Brown marmorated stink bug - A3 poster
Promotional materials
Clearance procedures for yachts and pleasure craft
Fact sheet
Don't bring hitchhikers to New Zealand on your commercial vessel
Fact sheet
Don't bring hitchhikers to New Zealand on your vessel
Fact sheet
Notice to Shipping: New Zealand's Measures for Asian Gypsy Moth on Vessels - for 2017 flight season
Guidance
Recognised Asian gypsy moth inspection Bodies (July 2017) - Register
Registers

Biofouling resources

Biofouling on Vessels Arriving to New Zealand - Guidance Document for the Craft Risk Management Standard
Guidance
Commercial Vessel Factsheet CRMS May 2018.pdf
Fact sheet
Craft Risk Management Standard - Cruise vessel fact sheet 2017
Fact sheet
Craft Risk Management Standard - FAQs
FAQs
Craft Risk Management Standard - Recommendations for cruise vessels
Standard
Guidance Document for the development of Craft Risk Management Plans for Vessels – Guidance Document
Guidance
Guidance Document to the CRMS for Vessels 20 July 2017
Guidance
Guidance for recreational vessels: New Zealand's new biofouling requirements
Brochure
Guidance for vessel owners: developing a Biofouling Management Plan
Guidance
Guidelines for diving service providers inspecting vessels arriving to New Zealand
Guidance
New Zealand’s new biofouling requirements: The Craft Risk Management Standard (guidance for commercial vessels)
Brochure
Notice to operators and masters of cruise vessels and yachts – 2018
Fact sheet
NZ Biofouling regulations for superyacht factsheet
Fact sheet
The Craft Risk Management Standard for Biofouling on international vessels (the CRMS)
Brochure
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