Notice Type
General Section
Notice Title

2016–2017 European Union High Quality Beef Tariff Rate Quota Allocation

Pursuant to section 31 of the Meat Board Act 2004, notice is given that the New Zealand Meat Board has allocated access of European Union High Quality Beef Tariff Rate Quota for the 2016–2017 Quota Year, commencing 1 July 2016, as follows.

Company General Quota Allowance
(tonnes n.p.w.)
Reserved Quota Allowance
(tonnes n.p.w.)
Total Quota
(tonnes n.p.w.)
Affco New Zealand Limited 215.2   215.2
Alliance Group Limited 100.7   100.7
Canterbury Meat Packers Limited 81.4   81.4
Canterbury Meat Packers Limited/
Five Star Beef Limited Consortium
57.0   57.0
Greenlea Premier Meats Limited 86.2   86.2
Riverlands Limited 100.9   100.9
Silver Fern Farms Beef Limited 385.7   385.7
Taylor Preston Limited 30.4   30.4
UBP Limited 32.8   32.8
Wilson Hellaby Limited 209.7   209.7
Total 1,300.0   1,300.0

Notes: n.p.w. = Net Product Weight.

The allocation mechanism used is as set out and described in the Quota Allowance Allocation System in Respect of European Union High Quality Beef Tariff Rate Quota, copies of which are available from New Zealand Meat Board’s website at

or by contacting the board directly.

Dated at Wellington this 31st day of May 2016.

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