Exporting veterinary medicines

New Zealand exports a variety of veterinary medicines, ranging from antibiotics and vaccines to shampoos for animals. MPI helps exporters meet their requirements.

Your step-by-step guide to exporting veterinary medicines.
Check the requirements for manufacturing vet medicines.

Exporter responsibilities

When exporting veterinary medicines from New Zealand you're responsible for:

  • meeting the manufacturing and marketing requirements of the destination country
  • reporting to MPI if your products become unfit for their intended use
  • keeping the right records
  • paying fees and charges.

Who to contact

If you have questions about exporting veterinary medicines, email approvals@mpi.govt.nz.


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