NZIHSM Codes of Practice
The following Codes of Practice are intended as a guideline to members and other authorised parties under the HSNO Act. NZIHSM practice notes display a PDF icon and can be directly accessed. The others sections include links to further information about the relevant code of practice.
NZIHSM Practice Notes
The following practice notes are publicly available (there may be additional practice notes in the members only section
HSNO Legislation, Regulations & Codes of Practice
The following partial list of HSNO relevant Legislation, Regulations and Codes of practice are intended as a guideline to members and other interested and authorised parties of relevant legislation under the HSNO Act .
These are available from the links shown under the relevant page headings below.
Relevant Legislations and regulations
All of these Acts can be found at www.legislation.govt.nz
HSNO Controls regulations
The Hazardous Substance and New Organisms legislation can be found at: www.legislation.govt.nz
with commonly used regulations as follows:
EPA Completed codes of practice
The latest copy of these Codes of Practice as prepared by the Environmental Protection Authority can be found at