Vessels arriving in New Zealand must meet strict biosecurity requirements to prevent the introduction of pests and diseases to New Zealand. Requirements include arriving at a place of first arrival approved to accept your vessel type and cargo.

Consultation on new standard open

MPI is consulting on the draft Craft Risk Management Standard for Vessels between 13 June 2016 and 5 August 2016.

Who to contact

If you have questions about bringing a vessel to New Zealand:

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