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Notice of Application to Register a Trade Name Product (Notice No. MPI 1595)

Maree Zinzley, Manager Approvals, of the Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI), acting under delegated authority from the Director-General of MPI, gives notice under section 14(1) of the Agricultural Compounds and Veterinary Medicines Act 1997 (“Act”) that the following application has been made to register a trade name product under section 9(1) of the Act:

Trade Name: Nobivac Respira Bb Injectable Vaccine

Reference: A011998-01

Active Ingredients and Concentrations:

Purified inactivated Bordetella bronchiseptica fimbriae: ≥ 88U/mL.

Formulation Type: Aqueous suspension for injection

General Use Claim:

For active immunisation of dogs against Bordetella bronchiseptica to reduce clinical signs of upper respiratory tract disease. Duration of immunity: 7 months after primary vaccination. 1 year after re-vaccination.

Any person may make a written submission to the director-general concerning this application.

Under sections 16 and 17 of the Act, a written submission:

  1. must state in full the reasons for making the submission;
  2. may state any decision sought on that application; and
  3. must be received by the director-general no later than 30 working days after the date of notification in the New Zealand Gazette.

Under section 18 of the Act, a copy of every submission will be forwarded to the applicant for the applicant’s information.

The following address is:

  1. where submissions on this application are to be sent;
  2. where requests for copies of the public information relating to the application can be sent;
  3. where public information relating to the application can be viewed; and
  4. the director-general’s address for service:

ACVM Group, Ministry for Primary Industries, Charles Fergusson Building, 34–38 Bowen Street, Pipitea, Wellington 6011. Postal Address: PO Box 2526, Wellington 6140. Email:

The applicant’s address for service is:

Schering-Plough Animal Health Limited, 33 Whakatiki Street, Upper Hutt 5018. Postal Address: Private Bag 908, Upper Hutt 5140.

Dated at Wellington this 17th day of January 2023.

MAREE ZINZLEY, Manager Approvals, Ministry for Primary Industries (acting under delegated authority).