A list of Food Act 2014 requirements.


Food Act 2014 – NZ Legislation website


Food Regulations 2015 – NZ Legislation website

Food (Fees and Charges) Amendment Regulations 2015 – NZ Legislation website

Regulations in force until 28 February 2019

Food Hygiene Regulations 1974 – NZ Legislation website

Dietary Supplements Regulations 1985 – NZ Legislation website


Food Notice: Requirements for Food Control Plans and National Programme [PDF, 371 KB]

Food Notice: Requirements for Recognised Agencies and Persons [PDF, 405 KB]

Food Notice: Importing Food [PDF, 249 KB]

Food Notice: Official Template Food Control Plans for Food Businesses [PDF, 347 KB]

Food Notice: Maximum Residue Levels for Agricultural Compounds [PDF, 729 KB]

Food Notice: Exemption from operating under a registered food control plan or national programme [PDF, 372 KB]

Food Notice: Approved official templates for food control plans developed by third parties [PDF, 249 KB]

Simply safe and suitable template food control plan

Simply safe and suitable template [PDF, 952 KB]

Food Control Plan: Food service and food retail

Food Safety Template for Cheesemakers

Specialist sections

Updating your Food Control Plan

These updates apply to both the Simply safe and suitable template and the Food Service and Food Retail template:

Food standards

New Zealand Food (Supplemented Food) Standard 2016 [PDF, 149 KB]

New Zealand (Permitted Fortification of Bread with Folic Acid) Food Standard 2012 [PDF, 71 KB]

New Zealand (Bee Product Warning Statements - Dietary Supplements) Food Standards 2002 [PDF, 19 KB]

Food (Uncooked Comminuted Fermented Meat) Standard 2008 [PDF, 106 KB]

Food (Tutin in Honey) Standard 2016 [PDF, 115 KB]

Joint Australia NZ Food Standards

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