Import Permits & Overseas Samples

Hill Laboratories is a MPI (Ministry for Primary Industries)  approved Transitional Facility which allows importation of various sample types. The correct documentation required to import samples into New Zealand can be found below. 



Overseas Sample Forms





Overseas Sample Forms


Other Important Points

Note: Sample Import Permits have an annual expiry date - please ensure that you are using the current Permit.

All imported samples are handled, stored and disposed of according to MPI Biosecurity approved procedures. This includes autoclaving or furnace destruction of samples a few months after testing.

For more information, contact our MPI approved Facility Operators:

  • Hamilton: Mariette Komene - 027 478 6016
  • Christchurch: Natalia Leatua - 03 377 7176