Guidance and forms for dairy processors

Manuals, guidelines, and forms for managing food safety in dairy. Included are documents on dairy heat treatment, pathogen management plan, dairy maintenance compounds, novel technologies, risk organism response, and more.

Guidance for dairy processors

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Alkaline Phosphatase Testing – Guidance
Guidance
Animal Products Notice: Labelling Requirements for Exports of Dairy Based Infant Formula Products and Formulated Supplementary Food for Young Children
Clarification Note for Industry - Claim Requirements for Infant Formula Products
Guidance
Collection of milk not intended for supply
Information paper
Dairy industry guidelines for risk organism preparedness and response
Guidance
Dairy legislation roadmap
Information paper
Dairy: Recognition of Agencies and Persons - Guidance Document
Guidance
DPC 1: Animal Products (Dairy): Approved Criteria for General Dairy Processing
Notice
DPC 2: Animal Products (Dairy) Approved Criteria for Farm Dairies
Notice
DPC 3: Animal Products (Dairy): Approved Criteria for the Manufacturing of Dairy Material and Product
Notice
DPC 4: Animal Products (Dairy): Approved Criteria for Storage and Transportation of Dairy Material and Products
Notice
Guidance Document: Labelling of retail-ready dairy-based infant formula products and formulated supplementary food for young children intended for export
Export Requirement - Guidance
Guideline for Dairy Criteria relating to Dairy Factory Water (stated in DPC3)
Guidance
Guideline for Dairy Export Containers subject to Official Assurances Re-opened by NZ Customs Service
Guidance
Guideline for managing dairy material or product potentially exposed to chemical residues - Part A: Raw milk and raw material
Guidance
Guideline on managing dairy material or product potentially exposed to chemical residues - Part B: Dairy material and product
Guidance

Forms for dairy processors

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AP4 Registration of Risk Management Programme
Form
AP48 Registration of a farm dairy operator or depot operator for the production and processing or storage of raw milk for sale to consumers
Form
AP49 Processing Categories Tables
Form
AP50 Notification of minor update to Risk Management Programme details
Form
AP6 Risk Management Programme amendment registration
Form
AP60 Change of Recognised Agency for Verification Purposes
Form
CERT6 Advice of designated operator and/or person(s) - Dairy Quota
Form
CERT7 Advice of designated operator and/or authorised person(s) - MPI Official Organic Assurance Programme
Form
Dilution calculation worksheet
Guidance
DP2 Dairy Country Listings
Form
DPF 15 Dairy Maintenance Compound Approval or Recognition
Form
DPF 201 Farm Dairy Water Status
Form
DPF 202 Assessment of RCS Farm Dairy Water Status - Form
Form
DPF 205 Veterinary RCS Herd Health - Form
Form
DPF 304 Alternative Criteria
Form
Exported dairy product returned to New Zealand
Form
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