Pest Control Resources

National Predator Control Programme – DOC

Department of Conservation’s predator control programme protects native wildlife and forests on public conservation land.

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National Pest Control Agencies publications

National Pest Control Agencies produces a range of publications with up-to-date, practical information on the control of vertebrate pests. Publications are written with the input of pest control specialists and are regularly updated to ensure they reflect current best practice.

National and regional plans and strategies

Find a list of current regional and national pest management plans across New Zealand.

Regional Biosecurity Operational Plans and Reports

Find regional Biosecurity operational plans across New Zealand.

Best practice tools and guidelines for health and safety

A collection of best practice tools and guidelines for health and safety.

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