Protecting New Zealand takes everyone

The importance and scale of the biosecurity task means we need every New Zealander to pitch in.

Biosecurity requires a team effort where we are all taking action to mitigate biosecurity risks within our homes, at our work, while enjoying the great outdoors, when we travel and within our communities.

Learn more about how you can get involved with Ko Tātou This is Us, and
find out what other people are already doing to protect Aotearoa from pests and diseases. 

To report suspected exoctic land, fresh water or marine pests, or exoctic diseases in plants or animals call Biosecurity New Zealand on 0800 80 99 66.    

Check out our resources below, and download packs and imagery
that will help get you started with your own biosecurity campaigns.


Morven Farmers Biosecurity Action Group

Passionate farmers are making a difference in the fight against pest and diseases. The arrival of the cattle disease Mycoplasma bovis in the Waimate District made the need for on-farm biosecurity real for many farmers for the first time.

See how the Morven Action Group is tackling biosecurity at the farm gate and the boundary fence.

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