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National legislation

New Zealand legislation is publicly available on the government website.

The acts or bills regarding animals / pets are shown below.
  • Agricultural Compounds and Veterinary Medicines Act 1997
  • Animal Control Products Limited Act 1991
  • Animal Products Act 1999
  • Animal Products (Ancillary and Transitional Provisions) Act 1999
  • Animal Welfare Act 1999
  • Animals Law Reform Act 1989
  • Antarctic Marine Living Resources Act 1981
  • Dog Control Act 1996
  • Game Animal Council Act 2013
  • National Animal Identification and Tracing Act 2012
  • Wild Animal Control Act 1977

If you are aware of missing legislation that should be included, please advise us.
Updated: 15th Aug 2016

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