The food industry is regulated by the Food Act 2014 and Food Regulations 2015.
The Ministry for Primary Industry website provides comprehensive information on the Food Act 2014 requirements and Food Safety.
Get the right information about the plan or programme you need to use, to start a food business, where you need to register and who can verify your business.
If you are planning to set up a new food business, or purchase an existing business in Waitaki, we are here to help. Find who to contact and some helpful resources here.
Find out about the regulations you need to comply with if you are looking to sell food at fundraising and community events.