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If you're importing timber, it needs to meet certain biosecurity requirements to prevent the introduction of pests and diseases to New Zealand. MPI can help importers meet these requirements.
When importing products to New Zealand you're responsible for:
Fees and charges may apply.
If you have queries about offshore treatment or phytosanitary certificates, contact the exporting country's National Plant Protection Organisation (NPPO) or your customs broker.
Search for NPPO contacts on the International Plant Protection Convention (IPPC) website
For other questions about importing timber, email email@example.com