Notice Type
Departmental
Notice Title

New Zealand Food Standard 1996,

Amendment No. 20
Section 11L of the Food Act 1981
Amendment No. 20 to the New Zealand Food Standard 1996, was issued by the Minister of Health on 11 December 2000.
Amendment No. 20 incorporates changes made by Amendment No. 52 to the Australian Food Standards Code (ASFC) into the New Zealand Food Standard 1996.
The Australia New Zealand Food Authority (ANZFA) gazetted Amendment No. 52 in Australia and New Zealand on 7 December 2000.
Amendment No. 20 also incorporates provisions of the Australian Food Standards Code, as incorporated into the New Zealand Food Standard 1996, be alternative to Regulation 264 in the Food Regulations 1984.
Regulation 264 regulates the sale of irradiated food.
The New Zealand Food Standard 1996 and the material incorporated into it by reference, i.e. the AFSC up to and including Amendment No. 52, is available for inspection at the Ministry of Health, 133 Molesworth Street, Wellington, or may be viewed on the Ministry of Health web site: www.moh.govt.nz
Copies of the New Zealand Food Standard 1996 and its amendments are available for purchase from any Bennetts Government Bookshop.
Copies of all New Zealand food standards can be purchased from:
? Bennetts, Commerce House, 360 Queen Street, Auckland. Telephone: (09) 377 3496. Facsimile: (09) 377 3497.
? Whitcoulls, Shop 42, Centre Place, P.O. Box 928, Hamilton. Telephone: (07) 839 6305. Facsimile: (07) 834 3520.
? Bennetts on Broadway, P.O. Box 138, Palmerston North. Telephone: (06) 358 3009. Facsimile: (06) 358 2836.
? Bennetts Government Bookshop, P.O. Box 5334, Wellington. Telephone: (04) 499 3433. Facsimile: (04) 499 3375.
? Whitcoulls, Cashel Street, Private Bag, Christchurch. Telephone: (03) 379 7142. Facsimile: (03) 377 2529.
? Whitcoulls, George Street (P.O. Box 1104), Dunedin. Telephone: (03) 477 8294. Facsimile: (03) 477 7869.
The AFSC can be viewed on the Australia New Zealand Food Authority web site: http://www.anzfa.govt.nz
Copies of the Code or Amendments to the Code (including Amendment No. 52) can be purchased from:
The Information Officer, Australia New Zealand
Food Authority, 108 The Terrace (P.O. Box 10-559), Wellington 6036. Telephone: (04) 473 9942. Facsimile: (04) 473 9855.
Amendment No. 20 of the New Zealand Food Standard 1996 will come into force on the 28th day after the date of this notification.
Publication Date
14 Dec 2000

Notice Number

2000-go9294

Page Number

4351

Issue Number

166