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Industry notification: BMSB season commenced 1 September 2019

For VMP cargo

Increased intervention for BMSB  for cargo imported under standard Vehicles, Machinery and Parts (VMP) commenced on 1st September. VMP cargo imported from the countries listed below will be affected.

For containers

Containers imported from any of the countries listed below may be sent for an “MPI supervised devan” to make sure there’s no BMSB.

Countries of potential interest for BMSB (schedule 3 of VMP) 

This list is subject to change.  

·       Albania
·       Andorra
·       Armenia
·       Austria
·       Azerbaijan
·       Belgium
·       Bosnia and Herzegovina
·       Bulgaria
·       Canada
·       Croatia
·       Czech
·       France
·       Georgia
·       Germany
·       Greece
·       Hungary
·       Italy
·       Japan
·       Kosovo
·       Liechtenstein
·       Luxemburg
·       Macedonia
·       Montenegro
·       Netherlands
·       Romania
·       Russia
·       Serbia
·       Slovakia
·       Slovenia
·       Spain
·       Switzerland
·       Turkey
·       United States of America

Enquiries

General BMSB enquiries: bmsb@mpi.govt.nz We’ll answer your query within 1- 2 working days.

Specific lodgement enquiries: tecargo@mpi.govt.nz  We’ll answer your query within 3 working days

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