Requirement - Guidance
Requirements, Food Safety, Food Act 2014
To import food into New Zealand (NZ) you need to apply and get clearance from both NZ Customs and the MPI (Ministry for Primary Industries). For some food you will need to provide extra proof that it is safe for the NZ plants and animals and for people to eat. This guidance will help you understand the full process and give more detail about what you need to do to get Food Safety Clearance.