POLE TO POLE FRESH NZGAP GROWER GROUP
The Food Act 2014 came into form on 1 March 2016. It takes a new approach to managing food safety. Find out more about the Food Act and what it means for you.
The aim of the new Food Act is to strengthen food safety in New Zealand, and it incorporates risk-based food safety measures and requirements.
How it works and what are the costs?
what are the options:
You can join either NZGAP or NZGLOBALGAP directly or you can join the Pole to Pole Fresh NZGAP Grower Group.
Pole to Pole Fresh NZGAP Grower Group:
We understand the changes to the food safety Act will occur additional cost and work. To help we have established the Pole to Pole Fresh NZGAP Grower Group to share the cost of compliance across all the the growers.
When you join the Grower Group for a cost of $150 + GST we will provide you with a grower pack and assessment.
Once you have completed the requirements, and are ready we will come and audit you, and once passed provide you with a certification valid for 12 months. The cost of the audit is $150 + GST.
Ongoing we will work with you to do an annual audit.
Any questions please contact
0276 444 940