Notices and standards under dairy legislation
Search specifications, notices and standards relating to New Zealand dairy regulations and law. MPI produces these documents to help dairy manufacturers interpret the law.
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Specifications and notices
Specifies requirements for dairy products and the processing of dairy material including requirements for RMPs.
The Dairy Industry (Food Act 1981) Exemption Order exempted export dairy products from New Zealand labelling requirements.
Specifies requirements that must be met in relation to dairy products intended for export.
Specifies requirements and procedures to recognise agencies and persons including competencies, qualifications, experience and performance standards.
This notice prescribes procedures and requirements for the disposal of non-conforming dairy material or dairy product for the purpose of regulation 5 of the Regulations.
This notice specifies the export requirements that must be met by exporters of infant formula products and formulated supplementary foods for young children in order for their products to be eligible for export.
This notice specifies the requirements that must be followed in order to receive an official assurance to accompany exported dairy material or dairy products within the scope of the Animal Products Act 1999 (the Act).
The purpose of this Notice is to set out the specifications and requirements for the regulated control scheme for raw milk that is established by the Raw Milk for Sale to Consumers Regulations 2015
Animal Products Notice: Raw Milk Products Specifications
Summary of Records Templates for Designated Markets.
The Animal Products Notice - Specifications for Laboratories provides requirements for recognised laboratories under the Animal Products Act 1999.
Approved & Recognised Dairy Maintenance Compounds