Pursuant to section 398(2) of the Food Act 2014, notice is given of the adoption of recent amendments to joint food standards under the Australia New Zealand Food Standards Code Notice, which was issued by the Minister for Food Safety.
The joint food standard comes into effect 28 days after the date signed by the Minister, being 4 July 2018.
The Australia New Zealand Food Standards Code (“ANZFSC”) can be found at: http://www.foodstandards.gov.au/code/Pages/default.aspx.
The notice adopting the ANZFSC can be found at: http://www.mpi.govt.nz/dmsdocument/29228-adoption-of-recent-amendments-to-joint-food-standards-under-the-australia-new-zealand-food-standards-code-notice-amendment-no-177-and-178.
The ANZFSC can be inspected free of charge at or purchased from the office of the Ministry for Primary Industries, Pastoral House, 25 The Terrace (PO Box 2526), Wellington.
Dated at Wellington this 11th day of June 2018.
RUTH SHINODA, Director Food & Regulatory Policy, Policy & Trade, Ministry for Primary Industries.