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Variation of Approval of New Zealand Aluminium Smelters as a Place of First Arrival (Notice No. MPI 1095)

Under section 37B(1)(c) of the Biosecurity Act 1993, I vary the approval, published in the New Zealand Gazette, 3 October 2013, No. 137, page 3744, of New Zealand Aluminium Smelters (located at the Port of Bluff and operated by New Zealand Aluminium Smelters Limited, CN: 156735) as a place of first arrival to receive the following craft and cargo types:


New Zealand Aluminium Smelters is able to receive:

  • Bulk Carriers
  • General Cargo Vessels
  • Tankers

that are able to discharge the following cargo types:

  • Bulk Cargo (non-risk goods only)
  • Bulk Liquids
  • Containers
  • General Cargo
  • Crew and Baggage
  • Vehicles and Machinery

A copy of the written notice of approval may be inspected or obtained at the Ministry for Primary Industries, Charles Fergusson Tower, 34–38 Bowen Street, Wellington.

Dated at Wellington this 2nd day of December 2019.

PETER THOMSON, Director Plants and Pathways, Ministry for Primary Industries (acting under delegated authority for the Director-General).