Notice Type
General Section
Notice Title

2015 United States Beef and Veal Tariff Rate Quota Allocation

Pursuant to section 31 of the Meat Board Act 2004, notice is hereby given that the New Zealand Meat Board has allocated access to United States Beef and Veal Tariff Rate Quota for the 2015 Quota Year, commencing 1 January 2015, as follows:

Company General Quota Allowance
(tonnes c.w.e.)
Reserved Quota Allowance
(tonnes c.w.e.)
Total Quota
(tonnes c.w.e.)
Affco New Zealand Limited 37,185.6   37,185.6
Alliance Group Limited 18,854.6   18,854.6
Blue Sky Meats (NZ) Limited 288.7   288.7
Canterbury Meat Packers Limited 16,674.5   16,674.5
Canterbury Meat Packers Limited/Five Star Beef Limited Consortium 4,068.8   4,068.8
Farmers Meat Export Limited 329.7   329.7
Greenlea Premier Meats Limited 18,718.8   18,718.8
Lean Meats Limited 1,104.1   1,104.1
Prime Range Meats Limited 884.8   884.8
Riverlands Limited 21,278.7   21,278.7
Silver Fern Farms Limited 63,612.2   63,612.2
Taylor Preston Limited 4,633.6   4,633.6
UBP Limited 10,856.0   10,856.0
Wilson Hellaby Limited 14,906.9   14,906.9
Total 213,397.0 0.0 213,397.0
Allowance for samples   5.0 5.0
Total 213,397.0 5.0 213,402.0

Note: Totals may not add due to rounding.

The allocation mechanism used is as set out and described in the Quota Allowance Allocation System in Respect of United States Beef and Veal Tariff Rate Quota, and printable copies of the appropriate application forms are available from the New Zealand Meat Board’s website at

or by contacting the New Zealand Meat Board direct.

Dated at Wellington this 10th day of December 2014.

M. DUNLOP, Quota Manager, New Zealand Meat Board.