Inedible animal products

Because animal products can carry pests and diseases, many overseas markets require an official assurance from New Zealand authorities. MPI's role is to help exporters meet the requirements of overseas markets.

Exporting guide
Exporting guide

Your step-by-step guide to exporting inedible animal products.

Market requirements
Market requirements

Find the Overseas Market Access Requirements (OMARs) for specific countries or markets.


This section covers inedible animal products, including:

  • skins
  • hides
  • animal trophies
  • wool.

Who to contact

If you have questions about exporting animal products, email info@mpi.govt.nz.

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