Notice Type
Authorities/Other Agencies of State
Notice Title

Determination of New Organism

Pursuant to section 26 of the Hazardous Substances and New Organisms Act 1996, the Environmental Protection Authority hereby determines that
Organisms arising from the use of Zinc-Finger Nuclease type 1 (ZFN-1) or Transcription Activator-Like Effector proteins
are not genetically modified organisms, and therefore are not new organisms.
Dated at Wellington this 19th day of April 2013.
DR LOUISE MALONE, Chair, Decision-making Committee of the Authority.