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Ministerial Portfolio

Biosecurity

Minister:
Minister for Biosecurity
Current Minister:
Hon Damien O'Connor
Description: 

Responsibilities include the management of New Zealand's biosecurity system, border risk management, and domestic pest and pathway management.

Department: 

Biosecurity New Zealand, which is a business unit within the Ministry for Primary Industries, provides support for this portfolio. 

Vote: 

Vote Agriculture, Biosecurity, Fisheries and Food Safety

Legislation: 

Airports (Cost Recovery for Processing of International Travellers) Act 2014
Animal Control Products Limited Act 1991
Biosecurity Act 1993
National Animal Identification and Tracing Act 2012
 

Last updated: 
Thursday, 26 October 2017

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