This note is not part of the regulations, but is intended to indicate their general effect.
These regulations, which come into force on the 28th day after the date of their notification in the Gazette, amend the Dairy Industry (Herd Testing and New Zealand Dairy Core Database) Regulations 2001.
•provides a new definition of dairy herd testing standard (regulation 4):
•extends the expiry time of a certification of herd testers from 2 years to 3 years under clause 7 of Schedule 1 (regulation 5):
•requires every certified herd tester to provide further information to Livestock Improvement Corporation Limited under Schedule 2 (regulation 6).