2004/751/EC: Commission Decision of 22 October 2004 approving on behalf of the European Community amendments to Annex V to the Agreement between the European Community and New Zealand on sanitary measures applicable to trade in live animals and animal pro


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6.11.2004   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

L 332/16
COMMISSION DECISION
of 22 October 2004
approving on behalf of the European Community amendments to Annex V to the Agreement between the European Community and New Zealand on sanitary measures applicable to trade in live animals and animal products
(notified under document number C(2004) 4022)
(Text with EEA relevance)
(2004/751/EC)
THE COMMISSION OF THE EUROPEAN COMMUNITIES,
Having regard to the Treaty establishing the European Community,
Having regard to Council Decision 97/132/EC of 17 December 1996 on the conclusion of the Agreement between the European Community and New Zealand on sanitary measures applicable to trade in live animals and animal products (1), and in particular the third paragraph of Article 3 thereof,
Whereas:

(1)

Council Decision 2002/957/EC of 28 November 2002 on the conclusion of an Agreement in the form of an Exchange of Letters concerning the amendment to the Annexes to the Agreement between the European Community and New Zealand on sanitary measures applicable to trade in live animals and animal products (2), provided for the possibility of recognising the equivalence of the New Zealand certification systems for fresh meat and meat-based products and for other animal products.

(2)

The Joint Management Committee for the Agreement established under Article 16 of the Agreement (‘the Committee’), at its meeting on 1 and 2 June 2004, issued a recommendation concerning the determination of equivalence of sanitary requirements for bovine embryos, feathered game, live bivalve molluscs for human consumption, honey and wool. The Committee also recommended the determination of equivalence of certification systems for fishery products and issued recommendations concerning the general format of Annex V.

(3)

As a result of those recommendations it is appropriate to amend Annex V to the Agreement.

(4)

Those amendments should be approved on behalf of the Community.

(5)

The measures provided for in this Decision are in accordance with the opinion of the Standing Committee on the Food Chain and Animal Health,
HAS ADOPTED THIS DECISION:
Article 1
Pursuant to the recommendations made by the Joint Management Committee established under Article 16 of the Agreement between the European Community and New Zealand on sanitary measures applicable to trade in live animals and animal products, the amendments to Annex V to that Agreement are hereby approved on behalf of the Community.
The text of an Exchange of Letters constituting an Arrangement with New Zealand, including the amendments to Annex V to the Agreement, is attached to this Decision.
Article 2
The Director-General for Health and Consumer Protection is hereby empowered to sign the Agreement in the form of an Exchange of Letters in order to bind the Community.
Article 3
This Decision shall apply from the first day of the month following the month in which New Zealand notifies the Commission in writing that its internal procedures for the approval of the amendments referred to in Article 1 have been completed.
The Commission shall inform the Council and the Member States of the notification referred to in the first paragraph without delay.
Article 4
This Decision is addressed to the Member States.

Done at Brussels, 22 October 2004.


For the Commission

David BYRNE

Member of the Commission




(1)  OJ L 57, 26.2.1997, p. 4. Decision as amended by Decision 1999/837/EC (OJ L 332, 23.12.1999, p. 1).

(2)  OJ L 333, 10.12.2002, p. 13.
EXCHANGE OF LETTERS
constituting an Arrangement with New Zealand on the modification of Annex V to the Agreement between the European Community and New Zealand on sanitary measures applicable to trade in live animals and animal products



 




 

Appendix


‘ANNEX V
RECOGNITION OF SANITARY MEASURES
Glossary

Yes (1)
Equivalence agreed. Model health attestations to be used
Yes (2)
Equivalence agreed in principle. Some specific issue(s) to be resolved. Existing certification used until issue(s) resolved
Yes (3)
Equivalence in form of compliance with importing Party’s requirements. Existing certification to be used
NE
Not evaluated. Existing certification to be used in the interim
E
Still evaluating - under consideration. Existing certification to be used in the interim
[ ]
Issues targeted for imminent resolution
No
Not equivalent and/or further evaluation is required. Trade may occur if the exporting Party meets the importing Party’s requirements
AI
Avian influenza
BSE
Bovine spongiform encephalopathy
C
Celsius
Channelling
Chapter XI, point 7, of Annex VIII to Regulation (EC) No 1774/2002 of the European Parliament and of the Council (OJ L 273, 10.10.2002, p. 1).
CSF
Classical swine fever
EBL
Enzootic bovine leucosis
EC/NZ
European Community/New Zealand
EIA
Equine infectious anaemia
IBD
Infectious bursal disease
IBR
Infectious bovine rhinotracheitis
min
minute(s)
ND
Newcastle disease
None
No special conditions
OIE
Office International des Epizooties
PAP
Processed animal protein
PM
Post mortem
Stds
Standard(s)
SVD
Swine vesicular disease
UHT
Ultra high temperature
Section 1
Germplasm and live animals

Commodity
EC Exports to New Zealand (1)

New Zealand Exports to EC
Trade conditions
Equivalence
Special conditions
Action
Trade conditions
Equivalence
Special conditions
Action
EC standards
NZ standards
NZ standards
EC standards
1.   Semen


Cattle
88/407/EEC
NZ semen standard

E

 
 
NZ semen standard Animal Products Act 1999
88/407/EEC
2004/52/EC
(Commission Working Document SANCO/10035/2004-Rev. 2)

E

IBR see Section 28

For full equivalence beyond end 2004 NZ to demonstrate that semen produced under NZ standards gives the same assurance of IBR disease freedom



Sheep/goats
92/65/EEC
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
No
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
92/65/EEC
NE
 
 


Pigs
90/429/EEC
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
NE
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
90/429/EEC
2002/613/EC
NE
 
 


Deer
92/65/EEC
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
No
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
92/65/EEC
No
 
(Working document SANCO/10374/2004-Rev. 2)


Horses
92/65/EEC
95/307/EC
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
Yes (3)
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
92/65/EEC
96/539/EC
Yes (3)
 
 


Dogs
92/65/EEC
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
NE
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
92/65/EEC
NE
 
 
2.   Embryos (except micromanipulated embryos)



Cattle
89/556/EEC
NZ embryo standard
E
 
 
NZ embryo standard
89/556/EEC
92/471/EEC
92/452/EEC
Yes (1)
IBR see Section 28
 


Sheep/goats
92/65/EEC
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
No
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
92/65/EEC
NE
 
 


Pigs
92/65/EEC
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
NE
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
92/65/EEC
NE
 
 


Deer
92/65/EEC
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
No
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
92/65/EEC
No
 
 


Horses
92/65/EEC
95/294/EC
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
NE
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
92/65/EEC
96/540/EC
Yes (3)
 
 


Poultry hatching eggs

Ratites
90/539/EEC
93/342/EEC
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
No
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
90/539/EEC
93/342/EEC
96/482/EC
96/483/EC
2001/393/EC
2001/751/EC
Yes (3)

Salmonella see Section 28
 
3.   Live animals


Cattle
64/432/EEC
72/462/EEC
90/425/EEC
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
No
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
72/462/EEC
79/542/EEC
2004/68/EC
2004/212/EC
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Yes (3)
IBR see Section 28
 


Sheep/goats
72/462/EEC
90/425/EEC
91/68/EEC
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
No
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
72/462/EEC
79/542/EEC
2004/68/EC
2004/212/EC
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Yes (3)
 

EC to consider Scrapie freedom of NZ



Swine
64/432/EEC
72/462/EEC
90/425/EEC
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
NE
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
72/462/EEC
79/542/EEC
2004/68/EC
2004/212/EC
Yes (3)
Aujeszky’s disease see Section 28
 


Deer
92/65/EEC
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
NE
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
92/65/EEC
2000/585/EC
2004/68/EC
Yes (3)
 
 


Horses
90/425/EEC
90/426/EEC
92/260/EEC
93/195/EEC
93/196/EEC
93/197/EEC
94/467/EC
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
Yes (3)
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
90/426/EEC
92/260/EEC
93/195/EEC
93/196/EEC
93/197/EEC
94/467/EC
Yes (3)
EIA see Section 28
 


Dogs and cats
92/65/EEC
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
Yes (3)
Rabies see Section 28
 
Animal Products Act 1999
Commercial Imports:
92/65/EEC
Non-commercial:
2003/998/EC
2004/592/EC
2004/203/EC
(Commission Working document SANCO/10374/2004-Rev. 2)
Yes (3)
Rabies see Section 28
 


Live poultry
90/539/EEC
93/342/EEC
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
No
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
90/539/EEC
93/342/EEC
96/482/EC
96/483/EC
2001/751/EC
Yes (3)

Salmonella see Section 28
 


Ratites
NE
 
 
NE
 


Live bees and bee germplasm
2003/881/EC
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
NE
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
2003/881/EC
E

Small hive beetle see Section 28


Submission from NZ concerning freedom of tropilaelaps mite pending

Section 2
Meat (including fresh meat, poultry meat, farmed and wild game meat), minced meat, meat preparations and meat products for human consumption

Commodity
EC Exports to New Zealand
New Zealand Exports to EC
Trade conditions
Equivalence
Special conditions
Action
Trade conditions
Equivalence
Special conditions
Action
EC standards
NZ standards
NZ standards
EC standards
4.   Meat
4.A.   Fresh Meat as defined in 64/433/EEC (2) and 79/542/EEC. Includes minced meat and unprocessed (fresh) blood/bones/fat for human consumption.

Animal health



Ruminants

Horses
64/432/EEC
72/461/EEC (2)

72/462/EEC (3)

2002/99/EC
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
Yes (1)
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
72/462/EEC
2002/99/EC
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Yes (1)
 
 


Pigs
64/432/EEC
72/461/EEC
72/462/EEC
2002/99/EC
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
Yes (1)
 

EU to consider and comment on the PRRS risk assessment of NZ.

Animal Products Act 1999
72/462/EEC
2002/99/EC
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Yes (1)
 
 

Public health

64/433/EEC
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Animal Products Act 1999
Food Act 1981
Health Act 1956
Yes (1)
BSE see Section 28
 
Animal Products Act 1999
72/462/EEC
2004/432/EC
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Yes (1)
Salmonella and BSE see Section 28


Minced meat must be frozen

Minced meat can only come from cattle, sheep, pigs and goats
 
4.B.   Fresh Poultry Meat

Animal health



Poultry
91/494/EEC (2)

2002/99/EC
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
No
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
91/494/EEC
93/342/EEC
94/438/EC
94/984/EC
2002/99/EC
Yes (3)
 
 


Turkeys
 
 
Yes (3)
 
 
 
 
NE
 
 

Public health

71/118/EEC (2)

Food Act 1981
Health Act 1956
Yes (1)
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
71/118/EEC
2004/432/EC
NE
 
 
4.C.   Farmed Game Meat

Animal health



Deer

Pigs
64/432/EEC
72/461/EEC
92/118/EEC (2)

91/495/EEC (2)

2002/99/EC
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
Yes (1)
 

With respect to pig meat EU to consider and comment on the PRRS risk assessment of NZ. The Scientific Panel will likely be concerned.

Animal Products Act 1999
79/542/EEC
91/495/EEC
92/118/EEC
2002/99/EC
Yes (1)
 
 


Rabbit
91/495/EEC
92/118/EEC
2002/99/EC
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
Yes (1)
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
91/495/EEC
92/118/EEC
2000/585/EC
2002/99/EC
Yes (1)
 
 


Other land mammals
92/118/EEC
91/495/EEC
2002/99/EC
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
NE
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
91/495/EEC
92/118/EEC
2000/585/EC
2002/99/EC
Yes (1)
 
 


Feathered (including ratite)
92/118/EEC
91/494/EEC (2)

2002/99/EC
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
No
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
91/494/EEC
92/118/EEC
2000/585/EC
2002/99/EC
Yes (3)
 
 

Public health



Land mammals
91/495/EEC
Animal Products Act 1999
Food Act 1981
Health Act 1956
Yes (1)
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
79/542/EEC
91/495/EEC
2000/585/EC
2004/432/EC
Yes (1)
 
 


Feathered
91/495/EEC
Animal Products Act 1999
Food Act 1981
Health Act 1956
Yes (1)
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
91/495/EEC
2000/585/EC
2004/432/EC
Yes (3)
 
 


Ratite
71/118/EEC
 
 
 
 
2000/609/EC
Yes (1)
 
 
4.D.   Wild game meat

Animal health



Deer

Rabbit
92/45/EEC
2002/99/EC
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
Yes (1)
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
79/542/EEC
92/45/EEC
2000/585/EC
2002/99/EC
Yes (1)
 
 


Pigs
92/45/EEC (2)

2002/99/EC
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
Yes (1)
CSF see Section 28

With respect to pig meat EU to consider and comment on the PRRS risk assessment of NZ. The Scientific Panel will likely be concerned.

Animal Products Act 1999
79/542/EEC
92/45/EEC
97/220/EC
2002/99/EC
Yes (1)
 
 


Other wild land mammals
92/45/EEC
2002/99/EC
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
NE
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
92/45/EEC
2000/585/EC
2002/99/EC
NE
 
 


Feathered
92/45/EEC
2002/99/EC
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
NE
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
92/45/EEC
2000/585/EC
2002/99/EC
Yes (3)
 
 

Public health



Wild land mammals
92/45/EEC
Animal Products Act 1999
Food Act 1981
Health Act 1956
Yes (1)
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
92/45/EEC
2000/585/EC
2004/432/EC
Yes (1)
Pentagonal stamp
 


Feathered
92/45/EEC
Animal Products Act 1999
Food Act 1981
Health Act 1956
Yes (1)
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
92/45/EEC
2000/585/EC
2004/432/EC
NE
 
 
5.   Meat preparations
5.A.   Meat preparations from fresh meat

Animal health



Ruminants

Pigs
64/432/EEC
72/461/EEC
72/462/EEC
2002/99/EC
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
Yes (1)
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
72/462/EEC
79/542/EEC
2000/572/EC
2002/99/EC
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Yes (1)
 
 

Public health

94/65/EC (2)

Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Animal Products Act 1999
Food Act 1981
Health Act 1956
Yes (1)
BSE see Section 28
 
Animal Products Act 1999
79/542/EEC
94/65/EC
2000/572/EC
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Yes (1)
Frozen only BSE see Section 28
 
5.B.   Meat preparations derived from fresh poultrymeat

Animal health



Poultry
91/494/EEC
94/438/EC
2002/99/EC
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
No
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
91/494/EEC
93/342/EEC
94/984/EC
2000/572/EC
2002/99/EC
Yes (3)
 
 


Turkey
 
 
Yes (3)
 
 
 
 
NE
 
 

Public health

94/65/EC
Food Act 1981
Health Act 1956
Animal Products Act 1999
Yes (1)
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
94/65/EC
2000/572/EC
NE
Frozen only
 
5.C.   Meat preparations derived from farmed game meat

Animal health



Deer

Pigs
72/461/EEC
92/118/EEC
91/495/EEC
64/432/EEC
2002/99/EC
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
Yes (1)
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
92/118/EEC
91/495/EEC
2000/572/EC
2002/99/EC
Yes (1)
 
 


Rabbit
92/118/EEC
91/495/EEC
2002/99/EC
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
Yes (1)
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
92/118/EEC
91/495/EEC
2002/99/EC
Yes (1)
 
 


Ratites
92/118/EEC
91/494/EEC
91/495/EEC
2002/99/EC
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
No
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
92/118/EEC
91/494/EEC
91/495/EEC
2000/609/EC
2002/99/EC
Yes (3)
 
 


Feathered
92/118/EEC
91/494/EEC
91/495/EEC
2002/99/EC
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
No
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
92/118/EEC
91/494/EEC
91/495/EEC
2002/99/EC
Yes (3)
 
 

Public health



Deer

Pigs

Rabbit
94/65/EC
Animal Products Act 1999
Food Act 1981
Health Act 1956
Yes (1)
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
94/65/EC
2000/572/EC
Yes (1)
Frozen only
 


Feathered
94/65/EC
 
Yes (1)
 
 
 
94/65/EC
2000/572/EC
NE
 
 


Ratites
 
 
 
 
 
 
2000/609/EC
Yes (1)
 
 
5.D.   Meat preparations derived from wild game meat

Animal health



Deer

Rabbit
92/45/EEC
2002/99/EC
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
Yes (1)
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
92/45/EEC
2002/99/EC
Yes (1)
 
 


Pigs
92/45/EEC
2002/99/EC
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
Yes (1)
CSF see Section 28
 
Animal Products Act 1999
92/45/EEC
2002/99/EC
Yes (1)
 
 


Feathered
92/45/EEC
2002/99/EC
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
No
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
92/45/EEC
2002/99/EC
Yes (3)
 
 

Public health



Wild land mammals
94/65/EC
Animal Products Act 1999
Food Act 1981
Health Act 1956
Yes (1)
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
94/65/EC
2000/572/EC
Yes (1)
Frozen Only
 


Feathered
94/65/EC
 
Yes (1)
 
 
 
94/65/EC
2000/572/EC
NE
 
 
6.   Meat products
6.A.   Meat products derived from fresh meat

Animal health



Ruminants

Horses

Pigs
64/432/EEC
72/461/EEC
72/462/EEC
80/215/EEC (2)

2002/99/EC
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
Yes (1)
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
72/462/EEC
97/221/EC
2002/99/EC
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Yes (1)
 
 

Public health

64/433/EEC
77/99/EEC
92/118/EC
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Animal Products Act 1999
Food Act 1981
Health Act 1956
Yes (1)
BSE see Section 28
 
Animal Products Act 1999
72/462/EEC
92/118/EC
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Yes (1)
BSE see Section 28
 
6.B.   Meat products derived from fresh poultrymeat

Animal health

80/215/EEC
92/118/EEC
94/438/EC
2002/99/EC
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
Yes (1)
Heat treated, shelf stable, F03 treatment
 
Animal Products Act 1999
92/118/EEC
97/221/EC
2002/99/EC
Yes (3)
 
 

Public health

77/99/EEC
92/118/EEC
Animal Products Act 1999
Food Act 1981
Health Act 1956
Yes (1)
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
77/99/EEC
92/118/EEC
97/41/EC
NE
 
 
6.C.   Meat products derived from farmed game

Animal health



Pigs

Deer

Rabbit
91/495/EEC
92/118/EEC
2002/99/EC
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
Yes (1)
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
91/495/EEC
92/118/EC
97/221/EC
2002/99/EC
Yes (1)
 
 


Ratites
92/118/EEC
91/495/EEC
2002/99/EC
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
Yes (1)
Heat treated, shelf stable, F03 treatment
 
Animal Products Act 1999
91/495/EEC
92/118/EEC
97/221/EC
2000/609/EC
2002/99/EC
Yes (3)
 
 


Other feathered
92/118/EEC
91/495/EEC
2002/99/EC
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
Yes (1)
Heat treated, shelf stable, F03 treatment
 
Animal Products Act 1999
91/495/EEC
92/118/EEC
97/221/EC
2002/99/EC
Yes (3)
 
 

Public health



Pigs

Deer

Rabbit
77/99/EEC (2)

91/495/EEC
92/118/EEC
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Animal Products Act 1999
Food Act 1981
Health Act 1956
Yes (1)
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
92/118/EC
97/41/EC
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Yes (1)
 
 


Feathered
91/495/EEC
92/118/EC
Animal Products Act 1999
Food Act 1981
Health Act 1956
Yes (1)
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
92/118/EC
97/41/EC
Yes (3)
 
 


Ratite
 
 
 
 
 
 
2000/609/EC
Yes (1)
 
 
6.D.   Meat products derived from wild game
Animal health
Wild game


Pigs
92/45/EEC
2002/99/EC
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
Yes (1)
CSF see section 28
 
Animal Products Act 1999
92/45/EEC
97/221/EC
2002/99/EC
Yes (1)
 
 


Deer

Rabbit
92/45/EEC
2002/99/EC
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
Yes (1)
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
92/45/EEC
97/221/EC
2002/99/EC
Yes (1)
 
 


Feathered
92/45/EEC
2002/99/EC
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
Yes (1)
Heat treated, shelf stable, F03 treatment
 
Animal Products Act 1999
97/221/EC
92/45/EEC
2002/99/EC
Yes (3)
 
 

Public health

Wild game
77/99/EEC
92/45/EEC
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Animal Products Act 1999
Food Act 1981
Health Act 1956
Yes (1)
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
92/118/EEC
97/41/EC
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Yes (1)
 
 


Feathered
77/99/EEC
92/45/EEC
Animal Products Act 1999
Food Act 1981
Health Act 1956
Yes (1)
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
92/118/EEC
97/41/EC
NE
 
 
Section 3
Other products for human consumption

Commodity
EC Exports to New Zealand (4)

New Zealand Exports to EC
Trade conditions
Equivalence
Special conditions
Action
Trade conditions
Equivalence
Special conditions
Action
EC standards
NZ standards
NZ standards
EC standards
7.   Products intended for human consumption as defined in Dir 77/99/EEC
7.A.   Animal casings

Animal health



Cattle

Sheep

Goats

Pigs
64/432/EEC
72/461/EEC
92/118/EEC
2002/99/EC
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
Yes (1)
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
72/462/EEC
92/118/EEC
97/221/EC
2003/779/EC
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Yes (1)
 
 

Public health

77/99/EEC
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Animal Products Act 1999
Food Act 1981
Health Act 1956
Yes (1)
BSE see Section 28
 
Animal Products Act 1999
92/118/EEC
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Yes (1)
BSE see Section 28
 
7.B.   Processed bones and bone products for human consumption

Animal health

Fresh meat:


Ruminants

Horses

Pigs
64/432/EEC
72/461/EEC
80/215/EEC
92/118/EEC
2002/99/EC
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
Yes (1)
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
72/462/EEC
92/118/EEC
97/221/EC
2002/99/EC
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Yes (1)
 
 
Poultry
91/494/EEC (5)

92/118/EEC
2002/99/EC
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
Yes (1)
Heat treated, shelf stable, F03 treatment
 
Animal Products Act 1999
91/494/EEC
92/118/EEC
94/438/EC
97/221/EC
2002/99/EC
Yes (3)
 
 
Farmed game


Pigs

Deer
91/495/EEC
92/118/EC
2002/99/EC
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
Yes (1)
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
91/495/EEC
92/118/EEC
97/221/EC
2002/99/EC
Yes (1)
 
 
Feathered
 
 
Yes (1)
Heat treated, shelf stable, F03 treatment
 
 
 
Yes (3)
 
 
Wild game


Deer

Pigs
92/45/EEC (5)

92/118/EC
2002/99/EC
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
Yes (1)
CSF see Section 28
 
Animal Products Act 1999
92/45/EEC
92/118/EC
97/221/EC
2002/99/EC
Yes (1)
 
 


Feathered
 
 
Yes (1)
Heat treated, shelf stable, F03 treatment
 
 
 
Yes (3)
 
 

Public health

Fresh meat:


Ruminants

Horses

Pigs
77/99/EEC
92/118/EEC
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Animal Products Act 1999
Food Act 1981
Health Act 1956
Yes (1)
BSE see Section 28
 
Animal Products Act 1999
92/118/EEC
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Yes (1)
BSE see Section 28
 
Poultry
Fresh meat
77/99/EEC
92/118/EEC
Animal Products Act 1999
Food Act 1981
Health Act 1956
Yes (1)
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
Food Act 1981
Health Act 1956
92/118/EEC
97/41/EC
NE
 
 
Farmed game


Mammals
77/99/EEC
91/495/EEC
92/118/EEC
Animal Products Act 1999
Food Act 1981
Health Act 1956
Yes (1)
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
Food Act 1981
Health Act 1956
92/118/EEC
97/41/EC
Yes (1)
 
 


Feathered
 
Yes (1)
 
 
 
NE
 
 
Wild game


Mammals
77/99/EEC
92/45/EEC
Animal Products Act 1999
Food Act 1981
Health Act 1956
Yes (1)
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
Food Act 1981
Health Act 1956
92/118/EEC
97/41/EC
Yes (1)
Pentagonal stamp
(wild game)
 


Feathered
 
Yes (1)
 
 
 
NE
 
 
7.C.   Processed animal protein for human consumption

Animal health

PAP derived from fresh meat:


Ruminants

Horses

Pigs
64/432/EEC
72/461/EEC (5)

80/215/EEC
92/118/EEC
2002/99/EC
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
Yes (1)
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
72/462/EEC
92/118/EEC
97/221/EC
2002/99/EC
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Yes (1)
 
 
Poultry PAP derived from fresh meat
91/494/EEC (5)

92/118/EEC
2002/99/EC
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
Yes (1)
Heat treated, shelf stable, F03 treatment
 
Animal Products Act 1999
91/494/EEC
94/438/EC
92/118/EEC
97/221/EC
2002/99/EC
Yes (3)
 
 
Farmed game


Pigs

Deer
91/495/EEC
92/118/EEC
2002/99/EC
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
Yes (1)
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
91/495/EEC
92/118/EEC
97/221/EC
2002/99/EC
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Yes (1)
 
 


Feathered
 
 
Yes (1)
Heat treated, shelf stable, F03 treatment
 
 
 
Yes (3)
 
 
Wild game


Pigs

Deer
92/45/EEC (5)

92/118/EEC
2002/99/EC
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
Yes (1)
CSF see Section 28
 
Animal Products Act 1999
92/45/EEC
92/118/EEC
97/221/EC
2002/99/EC
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Yes (1)
 
 


Feathered
 
 
Yes (1)
Heat treated, shelf stable, F03 treatment
 
 
 
Yes (3)
 
 

Public health

PAP derived from fresh meat


Ruminants

Horses

Pigs
77/99/EEC
92/118/EEC
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Animal Products Act 1999
Food Act 1981
Health Act 1956
Yes (1)
BSE see Section 28
 
Animal Products Act 1999
92/118/EEC
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Yes (1)
BSE see Section 28
 
Poultry PAP derived from fresh meat
77/99/EEC
92/118/EEC (5)

Animal Products Act 1999
Food Act 1981
Health Act 1956
Yes (1)
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
92/118/EEC
97/41/EC
NE
 
 
Farmed game
77/99/EEC
91/495/EEC
Animal Products Act 1999
Food Act 1981
Health Act 1956
Yes (1)
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
92/118/EEC (5)

97/41/EC
Yes (1)
 
 


Feathered
Yes (1)
 
 
NE
 
 
Wild game
77/99/EEC
92/45/EEC
Animal Products Act 1999
Food Act 1981
Health Act 1956
Yes (1)
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
92/118/EEC
97/41/EC
Yes (1)
Pentagonal stamp
(wild game)
 


Feathered
Yes (1)
 
 
NE
 
7.D.   Blood and blood products for human consumption

Animal health

Blood and blood products derived from fresh meat:


Ruminants

Horses

Pigs
64/432/EEC
72/461/EEC (5)

80/215/EEC
92/118/EEC
2002/99/EC
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
Yes (1)
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
72/462/EEC
92/118/EEC
97/221/EC
2002/99/EC
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Yes (1)
 
 
Poultry
Blood and blood products fresh poultry meat
91/494/EEC (5)

92/118/EEC
2002/99/EC
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
Yes (1)
Heat treated, shelf stable, F03 treatment
 
Animal Products Act 1999
91/494/EEC
94/438/EC
92/118/EEC
97/221/EC
2002/99/EC
Yes (3)
 
 
Farmed game


Pigs

Deer
91/495/EEC
92/118/EEC
2002/99/EC
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
Yes (1)
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
91/495/EEC
92/118/EEC
97/221/EC
2002/99/EC
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Yes (1)
 
 


Feathered
 
 
Yes (1)
Heat treated, shelf stable, F03 treatment
 
 
 
Yes (3)
 
 
Wild game


Pigs

Deer
92/45/EEC (5)

92/118/EEC
2002/99/EC
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
Yes (1)
CSF see Section 28
 
Animal Products Act 1999
92/45/EEC
92/118/EEC
97/221/EC
2002/99/EC
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Yes (1)
 
 


Feathered
 
 
Yes (1)
Heat treated, shelf stable, F03 treatment
 
 
 
Yes (3)
 
 

Public health



Ruminants

Horses

Pigs
Fresh meat
77/99/EEC
92/118/EEC
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Animal Products Act 1999
Food Act 1981
Health Act 1956
Yes (1)
BSE see Section 28
 
Animal Products Act 1999
92/118/EEC
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Yes (1)
BSE see Section 28
 
Poultry
Fresh meat
77/99/EEC
92/118/EEC
Animal Products Act 1999
Food Act 1981
Health Act 1956
Yes (1)
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
92/118/EEC
97/41/EC
NE
 
 
Farmed game


Mammalian
77/99/EEC
91/495/EEC
92/118/EEC
Animal Products Act 1999
Food Act 1981
Health Act 1956
Yes (1)
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
92/118/EEC
97/41/EC
Yes (1)
 
 


Feathered
Yes (1)
 
 
NE
 
 
Wild game


Mammalian
77/99/EEC
92/45/EEC
92/118/EEC
Animal Products Act 1999
Food Act 1981
Health Act 1956
Yes (1)
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
92/118/EEC
97/41/EC
Yes (1)
Pentagonal stamp (wild game)
 


Feathered
Yes (1)
 
 
NE
 
 
7.E.   Lard and rendered fats for human consumption

Animal health

Domestic Mammals
Products derived from fresh meat:


Ruminants

Horses

Pigs
64/432/EEC
72/461/EEC
80/215/EEC
92/118/EEC
2002/99/EC
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
Yes (1)
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
72/462/EEC
92/118/EEC
97/221/EC
2002/99/EC
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Yes (1)
 
 
Poultry
Products derived from fresh meat:
91/494/EEC
92/118/EEC
2002/99/EC
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
Yes (1)
Heat treated, shelf stable, F03 treatment
 
Animal Products Act 1999
91/494/EEC
94/438/EC
92/118/EEC
97/221/EC
2002/99/EC
Yes (3)
 
 
Farmed game


Pigs

Deer
91/495/EEC
92/118/EEC
2002/99/EC
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
Yes (1)
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
91/495/EEC
92/118/EEC
97/221/EC
2002/99/EC
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Yes (1)
 
 


Feathered
 
 
Yes (1)
Heat treated, shelf stable, F03 treatment
 
 
 
Yes (3)
 
 
Wild game


Pigs

Deer
92/45/EEC
92/118/EEC
2002/99/EC
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
Yes (1)
CSF see Section 28
 
Animal Products Act 1999
92/45/EEC
92/118/EEC
97/221/EC
2002/99/EC
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Yes (1)
 
 


Feathered
 
 
Yes (1)
Heat treated, shelf stable, F03 treatment
 
 
 
Yes (3)
 
 

Public health



Ruminants

Horses

Pigs
Fresh meat
77/99/EEC
92/118/EEC
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Animal Products Act 1999
Food Act 1981
Health Act 1956
Yes (1)
BSE see Section 28
 
Animal Products Act 1999
92/118/EEC
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Yes (1)
BSE see Section 28
 
Poultry
Fresh meat
77/99/EEC
92/118/EEC
Animal Products Act 1999
Food Act 1981
Health Act 1956
Yes (1)
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
92/118/EEC
97/41/EC
NE
 
 
Farmed game
77/99/EEC
91/495/EEC
92/118/EEC
Animal Products Act 1999
Food Act 1981
Health Act 1956
Yes (1)
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
92/118/EEC
97/41/EC
Yes (1)
 
 


Feathered
 
Yes (1)
 
 
 
 
NE
 
 
Wild game
77/99/EEC
92/45/EEC
92/118/EEC
Animal Products Act 1999
Food Act 1981
Health Act 1956
Yes (1)
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
92/118/EEC
97/41/EC
Yes (1)
Pentagonal stamp (wild game)
 


Feathered
Yes (1)
 
 
NE
 
7.F.   Gelatines for human consumption

Animal health

2002/99/EC
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
NE
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
97/221/EC
2002/99/EC
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
NE
 
 

Public health

92/118/EC
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Animal Products Act 1999
Food Act 1981
Health Act 1956
NE
BSE see Section 28
 
Animal Products Act 1999
Food Act 1981
Health Act 1956
92/118/EC
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
NE
BSE see Section 28
 
8.   Milk and milk products for human consumption

Animal health

Domestic mammals including


Cattle

Buffalo

Sheep

Goats
64/432/EEC
92/46/EEC
2002/99/EC
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
Yes (1)
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
Animal Products Act 1999
92/46/EEC
95/343/EC
Yes (1)
 
 

Public health



Pasteurised
92/46/EEC
Food Act 1981
Health Act 1956
Yes (1)
 
 
Dairy Industry Act 1952
Food Act 1981
Animal Products Act 1999
92/46/EEC
2004/432/EC
Yes (1)
 
 


Not pasteurised, thermised cheeses
92/46/EEC
Food Act 1981
NZ (milk and milk products processing)
food standards 2002
Yes (1)
Thermised cheeses see Section 28
 
Dairy Industry Act 1952
Food Act 1981
Animal Products Act 1999
92/46/EEC
2004/432/EC
Yes (1)
 
 


Soft raw milk cheeses
92/46/EEC
Food Act 1981
Health Act 1956
E
 
 
Dairy Industry Act 1952
Food Act 1981
Animal Products Act 1999
92/46/EEC
2004/432/EC
E
 
 


Hard raw milk cheeses (Parmesan type)
92/46/EEC
Food Act 1981
Health Act 1956
E
 
 
Dairy Industry Act 1952
Food Act 1981
Animal Products Act 1999
92/46/EEC
2004/432/EC
E
 
 
9.   Fishery products for human consumption (excluding live)

Animal health

Wild marine


Finfish

Eggs/roes

Molluscs

Echinoderms

Tunicates, gastropods and crustaceans
91/67/EEC
2002/99/EC
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
Yes (1)
Salmonids see Section 28
Eggs/roes see Section 28
 
Animal Products Act 1999
91/67/EEC
Yes (1)
 
 
Wild fresh water


Salmonids

Eggs/roes

Crayfish
91/67/EEC
2002/99/EC
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
Yes (1)
Salmonids see Section 28
Eggs/roes see Section 28
Crayfish (frozen or processed)
 
Animal Products Act 1999
91/67/EEC
Yes (1)
Crayfish (frozen or processed)
 


Finfish (non salmonid)

Molluscs

Crustaceans
91/67/EEC
2002/99/EC
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
NE
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
91/67/EEC
Yes (1)
 
 
Aquaculture products (marine and fresh water — farmed)


Salmonids

Eggs/roes
91/67/EEC
2002/99/EC
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
Yes (1)
Salmonids see Section 28
Eggs/roes see Section 28
 
Animal Products Act 1999
91/67/EEC
Yes (1)
Salmonids (gutted)
 


Molluscs, echinoderms,

Tunicates, gastropods and crustaceans
91/67/EEC
2002/99/EC
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
Yes (1)
Frozen or processed
 
Animal Products Act 1999
91/67/EEC
Yes (1)
Frozen or processed
 


Finfish (non salmonid)
91/67/EEC
2002/99/EC
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
NE
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
91/67/EEC
Yes (1)
 
 

Public health



Finfish

Eggs/roes

Bivalve molluscs, echinoderms, tunicates, gastropods and crustaceans
91/493/EEC
91/492/EEC
Food Act 1981
Health Act 1956
Yes (1)
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
91/493/EEC
91/492/EEC
2004/432/EC
(for aquaculture)
Yes (1)
 
 
10.   Live fish, molluscs, crustaceans, including eggs and gametes

Animal health

For human consumption


Live molluscs echinoderms, tunicates, gastropods

Live crustaceans

Live finfish

Other aquatic animals
91/67/EEC
93/53/EEC
95/70/EC
2002/99/EC
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
NE
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
91/67/EEC
2003/804/EC
2003/858/EC
Yes (1)
 
 
For breeding, farming, rearing, relaying


live molluscs and fish
91/67/EEC
95/70/EC
93/53/EEC
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
NE
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
91/67/EEC
2003/804/EC
Yes (3)
 
 

Public health



Live finfish

Live molluscs, echinoderms, tunicates, gastropods

Live crustaceans

Other fish
91/493/EEC
91/492/EEC
Food Act 1981
Health Act 1956
Yes (1)
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
91/493/EEC
91/492/EEC
2004/432/EC
(for aquaculture)
Yes (1)
 
 
11.   Miscellaneous products for human consumption
11.A.   Honey

Animal health

2002/99/EC
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
NE
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
2002/99/EC
Yes (3)
 
 

Public health

92/118/EEC
2001/110
Food Act 1981
Health Act 1956
NE
 
 
Food Act 1981
Health Act 1956
Animal Products Act 1999
92/118/EEC
2004/432/EC
2001/110/EC
Yes (3)
 
 
11.B.   Frogs’ legs

Animal health

2002/99/EC
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
NE
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
2002/99/EC
NE
 
 

Public health

92/118/EEC
Food Act 1981
Health Act 1956
NE
 
 
Food Act 1981
Health Act 1956
Animal Products Act 1999
92/118/EEC
NE
 
 
11.C.   Snails for human consumption

Animal health

2002/99/EC
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
NE
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
2002/99/EC
NE
 
 

Public health

92/118/EEC
Food Act 1981
Health Act 1956
NE
 
 
Food Act 1981
Health Act 1956
Animal Products Act 1999
92/118/EEC
NE
 
 
11.D.   Egg products

Animal health

90/539/EEC
2002/99/EC
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
NE
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
90/539/EEC
2002/99/EC
NE
 
 

Public health

89/437/EEC (4)

92/118/EEC
Food Act 1981
Health Act 1956
NE
 
 
Food Act 1981
Health Act 1956
Animal Products Act 1999
89/437/EEC
92/118/EEC
NE
 
 
Section 4
Products not intended for human consumption

Commodity
EC Exports to New Zealand (6)

New Zealand Exports to EC
Trade conditions
Equivalence
Special conditions
Action
Trade conditions
Equivalence
Special conditions
Action
EC standards
NZ standards
NZ standards
EC standards
12.   Animal casings

Animal health



Cattle

Sheep

Goats

Pigs
Regulation (EC) No 1774/2002
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
64/432/EEC
72/461/EEC
72/462/EEC
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
Yes (2)
TSE-related restrictions apply
 
Animal Products Act 1999
Regulation (EC) No 1774/2002
2003/779/EC
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Yes (1)
 
 

Public health

Regulation (EC) No 1774/2002
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Health Act 1956
Agricultural Compounds and Veterinary
Medicines Act 1997
Yes (1)
BSE see Section 28
 
 
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Regulation (EC) No 1774/2002
Yes (1)
BSE see Section 28
 
13.   Milk and milk products not intended for human consumption

Animal health



Cattle

Sheep

Goats
Pasteurised, UHT or sterilised
Regulation (EC) No 1774/2002
64/432/EEC
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
Yes (1)
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
Regulation (EC) No 1774/2002
Yes (1)
 
 
Unpasteurised colostrum and milk for pharmaceutical use
Regulation (EC) No 1774/2002
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
Yes (3)
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
Regulation (EC) No 1774/2002
Yes (3)
 
 

Public health

 
 
 
None
 
 
 
 
None
 
14.   Bones and bone products (excluding bone meal), horns and horn products (excluding horn meal) and hooves and hoof products (excluding hoof meal) intended for uses other than as feed material, organic fertilizers or soil improvers (products covered by Chapter X Annex VIII of Regulation (EC) No 1774/2002)


Animal health

Regulation (EC) No 1774/2002
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
NE
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
Regulation (EC) No 1774/2002
94/446/EC
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Yes (1)
Channelling BSE see Section 28
 

Public health

 
 
 
None
 
 
 
 
None
 
15.   Processed (rendered) animal protein for feedingstuffs

Animal health

PAP intended for the production of petfood
Regulation (EC) No 1774/2002
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
 
Yes (1)
BSE see Section 28
 
Animal Products Act 1999
Regulation (EC) No 1774/2002
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Yes (1)
BSE see Section 28
 
PAP derived from non-mammalian material


fish material

avian material
Regulation (EC) No 1774/2002
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
Yes (1)
Yes (2)
70 °C/50 min,
80 °C/9 min or
100 °C/1 min
or equivalent
 
Animal Products Act 1999
Regulation (EC) No 1774/2002
Yes (1)
Yes (1)
 
 

Public health

 
 
 
None
 
 
 
 
None
 
16.   Processed blood and blood products (excluding serum from equidae) for pharmaceutical or technical use

Animal health

Fresh meat:


Bovine, ovine, caprine, porcine
Regulation (EC) No 1774/2002
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
Yes (1)
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
Regulation (EC) No 1774/2002
Yes (1)
 
 


Equidae
Regulation (EC) No 1774/2002
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
NE
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
Regulation (EC) No 1774/2002
NE
 
 


Avian
Regulation (EC) No 1774/2002
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
NE
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
Regulation (EC) No 1774/2002
NE
 
 

Public health

Regulation (EC) No 1774/2002
Health Act 1956
Agricultural Compounds & Veterinary Medicines Act
NE
 
 
 
 
 
None
 
17.   Lard and rendered fats not for human consumption, including fish oils

Animal health



Rendered fats and oils
72/461/EEC (7)

2000/766
Regulation (EC) No 1774/2002
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
Yes (1)
BSE see Section 28
Additional BSE-related labelling requirements apply
 
Animal Products Act 1999
2000/766/EC
Regulation (EC) No 1774/2002
Regulation (EC) No 999/200
Yes (1)
BSE see Section 28
 


Lards (porcine)
72/461/EEC
2000/766/EC
Regulation (EC) No 1774/2002
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
Yes (1)
Product to be derived from porcine fresh meat, farmed and wild game with Yes (1) for animal health indicated previously.
CSF see Section 28
 
Animal Products Act 1999
2000/766/EC
Regulation (EC) No 1774/2002
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Yes (1)
 
 


Fish oil
Regulation (EC) No 1774/2002
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
Yes (1)
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
Regulation (EC) No 1774/2002
Yes (1)
 
 

Public health

 
 
 
None
 
 
 
 
None
 
18.   Gelatines for feed or technical use

Animal health

Regulation (EC) No 1774/2002
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
NE
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
Regulation (EC) No 1774/2002
NE
 
 

Public health

 
 
 
None
 
 
 
 
None
 
19.   Hides and skins

Animal health



Ungulates excluding Equidae

64/433/EEC
72/461/EEC
91/495/EEC
Regulation (EC) No 1774/2002
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
Yes (1)
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
Regulation (EC) No 1774/2002
Yes (1)
 
 


Equidae

Other mammals
64/433/EEC
72/461/EEC
Regulation (EC) No 1774/2002
 
NE
 
 
 
Regulation (EC) No 1774/2002
Yes (1)
 
 


Ratite (ostrich, emu, rhea)
91/495/EEC
Regulation (EC) No 1774/2002
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
NE
 
 
 
Regulation (EC) No 1774/2002
Yes (1)
 
 

Public health

 
 
 
None
 
 
 
 
None
 
20.   Wool and fibre/hair

Animal health



Sheep, goats, camelids
Regulation (EC) No 1774/2002
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
Yes (1)
Scoured wool only
Clean and washed at 75 °C or equivalent
Animal Products Act 1999
Regulation (EC) No 1774/2002
Yes (1)
 
 


Other ruminants and pigs
 
 
NE
 
 
 
 
Yes (1)
 
 


Other
 
 
NE
 
 
 
 
Yes (1)
 
 

Public health

 
 
 
None
 
 
 
 
None
 
21.   Petfood (includes processed) containing only category 3 material

Animal health

Processed petfood (mammalian)


Hermetically sealed containers

Semi-moist and dried petfood

Dog chews from ungulates (excluding equidae)
Regulation (EC) No 1774/2002
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
Yes (1)
For BSE see Section 28
 
Animal Products Act 1999
Regulation (EC) No 1774/2002
Yes (1)
For BSE see Section 28
 
Processed petfood (non-mammalian)


Hermetically sealed containers

Semi-moist and dried petfood



fish material



avian material

Regulation (EC) No 1774/2002
 
Yes (1)
Yes (1)
Yes (2)
70 °C/50 min,
80 °C/9 min or
100 °C/1 min
or equivalent
 
 
Regulation (EC) No 1774/2002
Yes (1)
Yes (1)
Yes (1)
 
 
Raw petfood for direct consumption
Regulation (EC) No 1774/2002
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
NE
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
Regulation (EC) No 1774/2002
NE
BSE (see Section 28)
 

Public health

 
 
 
None
 
 
 
 
None
 
22.   Serum from equidae


Animal health

Regulation (EC) No 1774/2002
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
NE
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
Regulation (EC) No 1774/2002
NE
 
 

Public health

 
 
 
None
 
 
 
 
None
 
23.   Other raw materials for feeding stuffs, pharmaceutical or technical use

Animal health

Fresh meat
Farmed game


Pigs

Deer
Wild game


Pigs

Deer
Regulation (EC) No 1774/2002
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
Yes (1)
Product to be derived from fresh meat, farmed and wild game with Yes (1) for animal health indicated previously
Additional BSE-related labelling requirements apply
CSF see Section 28
BSE see Section 28
Animal Products Act 1999
Regulation (EC) No 1774/2002
Regulation (EC) No 999/2001
Yes (1)
BSE see Section 28
 
Fresh meat


Poultry
Farmed and wild game


Feathered
Regulation (EC) No 1774/2002
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
NE
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
Regulation (EC) No 1774/2002
NE
 
 

Public health

 
 
 
None
 
 
 
 
None
 
24.   Apiculture products — not for human consumption

Animal health

Regulation (EC) No 1774/2002
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
NE
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
Regulation (EC) No 1774/2002
NE
 
 

Public health

 
 
 
None
 
 
 
 
None
 
25.   Game trophies

Animal health



Mammalian
Regulation (EC) No 1774/2002
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
Yes (1)
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
Regulation (EC) No 1774/2002
Yes (1)
 
 


Avian
 
 
NE
 
 
 
 
NE
 
 

Public health

 
 
 
None
 
 
 
 
None
 
26.   Manure

Animal health

Regulation (EC) No 1774/2002
Biosecurity Act 1993 S 22
NE
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
Regulation (EC) No 1774/2002
NE
 
 

Public health

 
 
 
None
 
 
 
 
None
 
Section 5
General horizontal issues

Commodity
EC Exports to New Zealand (8)

New Zealand Exports to EC
Trade conditions
Equivalence
Special conditions
Action
Trade conditions
Equivalence
Special conditions
Action
EC standards
NZ standards
NZ standards
EC standards
27.   Definitions

Water

98/83/EC
Animal Products Act 1999
Health Act 1956
Yes (1)
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
98/83/EC
Yes (1)
 
 

Residues

Residue monitoring


Red meat species
96/22/EC
96/23/EC
Animal Products Act 1999
Food Act 1981
Yes (1)
 
 
Animal Products Act 1999
96/22/EC
96/23/EC
Yes (1)
 
 


Other species other products
 
Yes (3)
 
 
 
 
Yes (3)
 
 

Certification Systems

96/93/EC
Animal Products Act 1999
Yes (1)
Equivalency status applies to all animals and animal product commodities accorded both animal and public health equivalence (Yes 1) as appropriate.
 
Animal Products Act 1999
72/462/EEC
91/495/EEC
92/5/EEC
92/45/EEC
92/118/EEC
94/65/EC (9)

96/93/EC
1774/2002/EC
91/492/EEC
91/493/EEC
91/67/EEC
Yes (1)
Equivalency status applies to animals and animal product commodities under the scope of Directives 72/462/EEC, 91/67/EEC, 91/492/EEC, 91/493/EEC, 91/495/EEC, 92/5/EEC, 92/118/EEC (Annex I, Chapters 2, 5, 6, 7, 9 and 11, and Annex II Chapter 1) 92/45/EEC, 94/65/EC, 1774/2002 (Annex X, Chapters 1, 3, 4(B), 4(C), 5, 8, 9, 10) accorded both animal and public health equivalence (Yes 1) as appropriate. When the official health certificate is issued after the departure of the consignment, it shall include reference to the appropriate Eligibility Number (ED), date of issuance of the eligibility document that supports the official health certificate, the date of departure of the consignment and the date of signing of the official health certificate. New Zealand shall inform the border inspection post of arrival of any certification problem after departure from New Zealand.
For commodities other than those accorded certification systems equivalence the EC to evaluate equivalence.



27.B.
Horizontal issues

Issue


Action

Premises listings
Competent authority to recommend listing.
Still require lists currently.
Lists to be maintained by the competent authority of the exporting country and be made readily accessible in the public domain.
Premises supervision
Veterinary supervision
EC to clarify internal/external requirements
28.   Miscellaneous certification provisions: Attestations are to appear on the public or animal health certificate.

Issue


Certification provisions


Q-fever & BVD Type II

New Zealand is recognised as free of Q-fever and BVD Type II.
For trade from the EC to New Zealand in bovine semen and embryos (NZ to insert attestations).

IBR

For trade in live bovine animals, New Zealand will certify in accordance with Article 2 of Commission Decision 2004/215/EC for trade to Germany and Article 3 of Commission Decision 2004/215/EC for trade to Denmark, Austria, Finland, Sweden and the province of Bolzano (Italy). This attestation will appear on the health certificate according to Council Decision 79/542/EEC.

Aujeszky’s disease

For trade from New Zealand to Great Britain, Denmark, Southwest France, Germany, Finland, Sweden, Austria and Luxembourg, in live pigs, New Zealand will certify in accordance with Commission Decision 2001/618/EC. This attestation will appear on the health certificate according to Council Decision 79/542/EEC.

BSE


EC exports of products containing bovine, ovine or caprine materials to NZ (in addition to full compliance with all other relevant EC standards)


‘This product does not contain and is not derived from bovine, ovine and caprine materials other than those derived from animals born, continuously reared and slaughtered in the European Union and which has been produced in full compliance with Regulations of the European Parliament and the Council (EC) No 999/2001 and (EC) No 1774/2002 as applicable.’

Note: Products which contain bovine, ovine or caprine materials other than from those derived from animals born, continuously reared and slaughtered in the European Union are required to have that component certified in accordance with the relevant, additional third country provisions in the applicable NZ certification decision.

BSE


NZ export of products containing bovine, ovine or caprine materials to EC


‘This product does not contain and is not derived from (delete as appropriate) specified risk material as defined in Annex XI, section A, to Regulation (EC) No 999/2001 produced after March 2001, or mechanically recovered meat obtained from bones of bovine, ovine or caprine animals produced after 31 March 2001. After March 31 2001 the bovine, ovine or caprine animals, from which this product is derived, have not been slaughtered after stunning by means of gas injected into the cranial cavity or killed by the same method or slaughtered by laceration after stunning of central nervous tissue by means of an elongated rod-shaped instrument introduced into the cranial cavity’

or

bovine, ovine and caprine materials other than those derived from animals born, continuously reared and slaughtered in the following countries: (insert name of a country or countries assigned a GBR and/or Category 1 status by the EC).


CSF — feral pigs only

For trade from the EC to NZ the Member State competent authority will certify that the products were derived from areas free from CSF in the feral porcine population for the preceding 60 days. This attestation will appear on the health certificate.

Rabies

New Zealand, UK, Malta, Ireland and Sweden are recognised as free of rabies.

Equine Infectious Anaemia

New Zealand is recognised as free of EIA.

Brucelloses

New Zealand is recognised as free of B. abortus and B. mellitensis.

Colours for sanitary stamps

Directive 94/36/EC prescribes the colours that could be used for sanitary stamps.

Salmonella

For trade from New Zealand to Sweden and Finland. New Zealand will certify in accordance with Council Decision 95/409/EC (fresh veal, beef and pigmeat), Council Decision 95/410/EC (live poultry for slaughter), Council Decision 95/411/EC (fresh poultrymeat), Commission Decision 95/160/EC (breeding poultry and day old chicks), Commission Decision 95/161/EC (laying hens) and Commission Decision 95/168/EC (table eggs for human consumption).
No attestation is required for fresh meat as defined in Council Directive 72/462/EEC intended for the purposes of pasteurisation, sterilisation or for treatment having an equivalent effect.

Salmonids

For trade from EC to NZ
‘The consignment contains only beheaded, gilled, gutted and sexually immature Salmonids of the genera Onchorhynchus, Salmo or Salvelinus’.

Small hive beetle

New Zealand is recognised as free of small hive beetle.

Eggs/roes

For trade from EC to NZ
Must be heat treated, shelf stable, F03 treatment

Thermised cheeses

For trade from EC to NZ
The thermised cheese has a moisture content of less than 39 % and pH less than 5.6. The milk used to produce this cheese was rapidly heated to at least 64.5 °Celcius for 16 seconds. The cheese was stored at not less than 7 °Celcius for 90 days.’


(1)  Commodities must be fully eligible for unrestricted intra-Community trade, unless otherwise indicated.

(2)  Replaced by European Council and Parliament Regulations (EC) No 853/2004 (OJ L 139, 30.4.2004, p. 55) and 854/2004 (OJ L 139, 30.4.2004, p. 206) as of 1 January 2006.

(3)  As from 1 January 2005, the animal health rules of Directive 72/462 shall continue to apply only to the import of live animals.

(4)  Replaced by Regulation (EC) No 853/2004 and 854/2004 as of 1 January 2006.

(5)  As from 1 January 2005, the animal health rules of Directive 72/462/EEC shall continue to apply only to the import of live animals.

(6)  Replaced by Regulation (EC) No 853/2004 and 854/2004 as of 1 January 2006.

(7)  As from 1 January 2005, the animal health rules of Directive 72/462/EEC shall continue to apply only to the import of live animals.

(8)  Replaced by Regulation (EC) No 853/2004 and 854/2004 as of 1 January 2006.

(9)  As from 1 January 2005, the animal health rules of Directive 72/462/EEC shall continue to apply only to the import of live animals.

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