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 Lactococcus garvieae, Tenacibaculum maritimum and New Zealand Rickettsia-like organisms (NZ-RLOs) 1 and 2 are new organisms for the purpose of the Act.

Dated at Wellington this 16th day of March 2020.

Dr KERRY LAING Laing, Decision-making Committee of the Authority.