Approved systems for new vehicles, machinery and parts

A list of MPI-approved systems for new vehicles, machinery and parts to help meet biosecurity requirements when importing to New Zealand.  

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Approved systems in Japan

Manufacturers with systems to meet requirements under the Import Health Standard (IHS): Vehicles, Machinery and Parts (VMP).

  • AICHI Corporation (mobile elevation platforms)
  • Amada Japan (textile cutting machinery)
  • Caterpillar Japan (construction machinery)
  • Chikusui Canycom, Inc ‘Canycom’ (ride-on lawn mowers and other small machinery)
  • Hino Motors
  • Hitachi/KCM Machinery (includes machinery parts)
  • Hokuetsu Industries Co. Ltd
  • Honda Motor Company
  • Iseki Machinery
  • Isuzu Motors Limited
  • Kato Works Co., LTD (machinery and machinery parts)
  • Kobelco Construction Machinery Co, Ltd (machine and machinery parts)
  • Komatsu Limited (machinery and machinery parts)
  • Kubota Machinery
  • Maeda Seisakusho Co. Ltd
  • Mazda Motor Corporation
  • Mitsubishi Fuso Truck and Bus Corporation (Daimler)
  • Mitsubishi Logisnext/Uni Carriers (forklifts)
  • Mitsubishi Motors Corporation
  • Mooroka Co. Ltd (construction machinery)
  • Nissan Motor Corporation
  • Sakai Heavy Industries Ltd (construction and compaction machinery)
  • ShinMaywa Industries Ltd (vehicle parts and attachments)
  • Subaru Motors
  • Sumitomo/Case Construction Machinery Co. Ltd.
  • Sumitomo Heavy Industries Construction Cranes (HSC) (machinery and machinery parts)
  • Sumitomo NACCO Forklifts
  • Suzuki Automobile Company
  • Tadano (cranes and machinery)
  • Takeuchi MFG.Co., Ltd. (machinery)
  • Toyo Machinery and Metal Co. Ltd
  • Toyota Industries Corporation (forklifts and towing tractors)
  • Toyota Motor Corporation
  • UD Trucks
  • Yanmar Construction Equipment Co. Ltd

New vehicle and machinery systems in Japan

New vehicle and machinery systems in Japan are currently being reapproved by MPI. Many systems will be re-approved to include the system management of new vehicle and machinery parts. MPI plans to have this list fully updated by Thursday 18 December 2020.

If you have any questions about system approval, please email

Approved systems in Europe and the USA

  • Betamotors (new motorcycles) from Italy
  • Italjet (new motorcycles and scooters) from Italy
  • Penske Man Truck and Bus (Austria, Germany and Poland)
  • Waverunner (Yamaha Motor Co. Ltd) for new jet skis from Georgia, USA

If you operate in more than one area

If a manufacturer has supply chains in Japan, Europe or the USA, a separate approved system is required for each region.

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