Requirement documents for storing animal products for export
A list of requirement documents you need to meet when storing animal products 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).
Pursuant to clause 9 of the Animal Products (Dairy Processing Specifications) Notice 2006, I, Carol Barnao, Director (Standards) issue the “DPC 4: Animal Products (Dairy): Approved Criteria for Storage and Transportation of Dairy Material and Products” for the purpose[s] of-
(1) Setting out additional criteria for the general dairy processing of dairy material or dairy products that are valid and appropriate requirements against which to assess such operations.
(2) The criteria in this document are to be used by recognised agencies and persons when evaluating or verifying a risk management programme covering dairy processing activities unless alternative criteria have been recognised as valid and appropriate, and approved.
IS9 - IS 9 describes the requirements for the storage and transport of products and byproducts. These requirements shall apply whenever products and/or byproducts are stored in licensed or approved premises, transported between licensed or approved stores, or transported to a port in preparation for export. For the purposes of this industry standard, product does not include seafood.