New Zealand Petfood Manufacturers Association
New Zealand Petfood Manufacturers Association
New Zealand Petfood Manufacturers Association
New Zealand Petfood Manufacturers Association
 
NZPFMA
PO Box 32-479, Devonport 0744, Auckland, NEW ZEALAND.
Tel: + 64 9 425 7678
Email: info@petfoodnz.co.nz
 

New Zealand is a nation of pet lovers. In New Zealand 64% of households own at least one companion animal, with a total pet population of 4.6 million, they outnumber people. This is the second highest rate of pet ownership in the world.

Cats are New Zealand's most popular pet with 44% percent of households owning an average of 1.8 cats. That's a total cat population of 1.134 million.

There are 683,000 pet dogs in New Zealand with 28% of households owning at least one dog.

These pets are more than animals sharing our homes, they are viewed as members of the family and valued companions.

For most pets commercially prepared foods forms the sole source of nutrition. Therefore, consumers expect high standards of quality, nutrition and value.

Members of the NZPFMA are committed to providing consumers and their pets with products that meet the complex nutritional requirements of our companion animals. Petfood manufacturers are always working to increase their knowledge of pet nutrition ensuring the food is palatable and healthy.

Interested in sourcing petfood products or petfood raw
materials from New Zealand? Click here.

Interested in manufacturing petfoods? Click here to learn
more about the regulatory requirements for petfood
manufacture.

Interested in joining the New Zealand Petfood Manufacturers Association? Click here.

 

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sample submission form

 

WHAT'S NEW

20 February

Pure Petfood NZ Ltd has joined the Association as a full member.

The Member Companies page has been updated.

20 February

K9 Food Only Ltd has joined the Association as a full member.

The Member Companies page has been updated.

13 February

The Chairman's Report and Minutes of the Annual General Meeting held 9th of February are available.

Members login to view or download.

13 February

The agreement between MPI Verification Services and the petfood industry, known as the Modus Operandi, has been published.

Members login to view or download a copy.

13 February

Export/import data for the quarter and year ended 31 December 2016 has been received from Statistics New Zealand.Members login to view or download.

6 February

The audit report and audited Financial Statement for the 2016 year are available.

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1 February

The minutes of the Executive Committee Meeting held 17th January 2017 are available.

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19 January

Papers for the 2017 Annual General Meeting, conference and dinner have been published.

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17 January

Chapter 5 of the Petfood Code of Practice (Harvesting and Processing of Wild Animals) has been published for public consultation. Submissions close 24 February 2017.

Members login for further information and links to the documents.

9 January

Belle Tech International Ltd

has joined the Association as an associate member.

The Member Companies page has been updated.

23 December

Chapter 3 Code of Practice: Petfood Processing (Supply, Slaughter and Dressing of Farmed Animals) has been published.

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Chapter 4 Code of Practice: Petfood Processing

(Harvesting and Processing of Wild Animals) is due to be published early in the New Year.

19 December

Refrigafreighters Ltd has joined the Association as an associate member.

The Member Companies page has been updated.

15 December

The December Newsletter has been puplished.

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