The responsible ministry is the Ministry for the Environment (Hazardous Substances and New Organisms Project) which delegates to the Environmental Risk Management Authority (ERMA).
The GMO Interim Assessment Group (and/or Advisory Committees for Genetically Modified Organisms) undertakes biosafety reviews and advises the Minister for the Environment.
Environmental Risk Management Authority (ERMA), Ministry for the Environment
PO Box 10362, 84 Boulcott St, Wellington, New Zealand
Phone: ** 4 498 74 00, Fax: ** 4 471 01 95
Information Resources: OECD BioTrack