Farmer tip about claiming
Good record keeping is essential to any claim. Keep clear records of your contracts, correspondence, verbal instructions given by MPI and AQ staff, and details of any losses you have suffered.
Compensation for losses from M. bovis
You may be eligible to claim compensation if you have incurred a loss due to the Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) exercising powers or restrictions under the Biosecurity Act 1993, section 162A.
For example, farmers who have been directed to have animals culled, or who have had their farm operations restricted under movement controls, may be eligible for compensation.