Notice Type
Authorities/Other Agencies of State
Notice Title

Determination of New Organisms

Pursuant to section 26 of the Hazardous Substances and New Organisms Act 1996 (“Act”), the Environmental Protection Authority hereby determines that Vespula vulgaris and Vespula germanica are not new organisms for the purpose of the Act.

Dated at Wellington this 22nd day of August 2019.

Dr NGAIRE PHILLIPS, Chair, Decision-making Committee of the Authority.