Notice Type
General Section
Notice Title

2017–2018 European Union High Quality Beef 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 European Union High Quality Beef Tariff Rate Quota for the 2017–2018 Quota Year, commencing 1 July 2017, 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 213.0   213.0
Alliance Group Limited 92.2   92.2
Canterbury Meat Packers Limited 138.5   138.5
Greenlea Premier Meats Limited 88.1   88.1
Riverlands Limited 102.7   102.7
Silver Fern Farms Limited 404.7   404.7
Taylor Preston Limited 27.1   27.1
UBP Limited 32.0   32.0
Wilson Hellaby Limited 201.7   201.7
Total 1,300.0 0.0 1,300.0

Note: 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 through New Zealand Meat Board’s website at or by contacting the Board directly.

Dated at Wellington this 29th day of May 2017.

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