GERMAC Update - Aug '17

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GERMAC met on 30 August and among other matters discussion focused on:

  • PEQ facility standard update
  • Policy on location of 3B PEQ facilities
  • Outcomes of a meeting with Martyn Dunne on Imports resource and opportunities to improve imports processing
  • Focus areas for two new staff in the import team
  • Improving import health standards format
  • GERMAC terms of reference and CRI representation (on Bill Griffin’s retirement)
  • IHS review schedule (and where work to assess crops for L3A fits)
  • PHEL capacity, transparency
  • Offshore accreditations schedule
  • Next generation sequencing assessment update (and photoautotrophic TC opportunity)
  • Next meeting 27 November

Download executive summary here

If you’ve got plant import matters that need work, talk to John Liddle please –  john@nzppi.co.nz