Resources to help you spread the word

Protecting New Zealand takes everyone

We've pulled together some resources that will help you understand how you can make a difference in the fight against pest and diseases. These resources can also be used to support your own biosecurity-related programmes, events, activities and mahi. 

Interested in using Ko Tātou This is Us logo?

Ko Tātou This is Us is a collaborative mark for those who are involved in biosecurity, whether you are planning a biosecurity-related programme, activity or event, showing business commitment to biosecurity, or raising awareness around a particular biosecurity threat, we'd strongly encourage you to use the brand. 

Prior to downloading the assets in the Ko Tātou This is Us toolkit, you will need to read and adhere to the Terms of Use. It's important that we are keeping brand integrity, so please let us know how you intend to use the brand, email


New Zealand marine pest identification guide

This guide contains the top 11 marine pest species that we don't want in New Zealand.

NZ Story Image Library

Image toolkit from New Zealand Story. Please refer to New Zealand Story Terms on

Pest and disease handbook for NZ potato growers

To help growers and agronomists to identify accurately pests and diseases.


Pest Detective

Online tool to help New Zealanders identify the presence of vertebrate pest animals

PowerPoint Ko Tātou This is Us Logos

zip (21 MB)

Ko Tātou This is Us logos for use in PowerPoint slides

Predator Free NZ

Predator Free New Zealand

Supporting and connecting NZers in their efforts to control and eradicate introduced predators

Predator Free NZ v2

Predator Free NZ school resources

Rich assortment of predator free learning resources in one conservation kete.

Protecting your farm checklist

Checklist to identify ways farmers can help protect their farm from diseases, weeds and pests

Protecting your farm poster

Biosecurity New Zealand poster that shows the steps you can take to protect your farm

BNZ Ballast water

Rules to manage ballast water discharge - Biosecurity New Zealand

Requirements to prevent organisms entering New Zealand in ballast water.


This Is Us Secondary Solid Logo CMYK

zip (12 MB)

Solid secondary This Is Us logo EPS files

Tomato Grower Biosecurity Plan and Checklist

Plan to assist growers in identifying and managing biosecurity risks on their properties.


Top of the South Marine Biosecurity Partnership

Protecting the top of the South Island from marine invaders


Work plan: A toolbox for tomorrow

pdf (768 KB)

Work plan for Strategic Direction 2: A toolbox for tomorrow


Work Plan: Effective leadership and governance

pdf (1.2 MB)

Work plan for Strategic Direction 4: Effective leadership and governance


Work plan: Smart, free-flowing information

pdf (1.1 MB)

Work plan for Strategic Direction 3: Smart, free-flowing information


Work plan: Tomorrow's skills and assets

pdf (957 KB)

Work plan for Strategic Direction 5: Tomorrow's skills and assets

Suspected Fruit Fly

‘Suspect’ Queensland fruit fly A4 poster

pdf (3.2 MB)

Educational A4 poster of insect species commonly notified to MPI as ‘suspect' Queensland fruit fly.