HVN Novel Foods Navigation Tool

The HVN Novel Foods Navigation Tool is designed to help businesses identify whether potential foods or ingredients would be considered Novel, and provides a roadmap for how to navigate the associated regulatory processes for a Novel Foods Application.

Resources from the Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI)

The Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) has compiled a list of regulatory considerations for High-Value Nutrition (HVN) Ko Ngā Kai Whai Painga programmes:

For further information contact Donnell Alexander ( or Karen Lau (

Other useful resources from MPI