Food Act 2014

Fees & Charges

The new Food Act 2014 requires food premises to operate under a Food Control Plan and has associated new fee setting requirements for food premises registration, verification and monitoring and compliance activities.

Manawatu District Council (Council) functions in relation to the Food Act 2014, Food Control Plans commence on the 1 March 2016.

The Food Act 2014 provides the Council with the ability to fix fees to recover the direct and indirect costs of Council’s functions under the Act.

Council is proposing to set fees to recover these costs.

Click here to download the Summary of Information (130KB pdf)

Click here to download the Statement of Proposal (120KB pdf)

We encourage anyone with an interest in the issues raised in this proposal to make a submission.