Membership Updates

How does NZHIA Membership work?

You may have noticed some changes to the NZHIA membership structure on our new look website. There are now 5 different levels you can choose from: NZHIA Online Account Support Membership Individual Membership Business Membership Sponsor Membership All of these levels create a profile for you on the website, but only NZHIA members are eligible …

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Resources for members

You will need to log in as a member to access the NZHIA members-only resources including: NZHIA members-only list iHemp industry handouts Hemp licensing information Registers and Annual returns – standard forms Current and previous member newsletters Police check form Industrial Hemp Regulations 2006 General licence application form To find these and more, logon and …

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NZHIA Industry Directory

The NZHIA Industry Directory is a listing of organisations working in the New Zealand iHemp Industry. There is also an option to search for international organisations Anyone who visits the NZHIA website can see the directory. They can search the directory by ‘location’ (on a map) or by ‘category’. Businesses who have a listing will …

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NZHIA New membership year 2016/2017

The NZHIA membership year started on 1st April 2016 Register your interest in the New Zealand Hemp Industry by joining the NZHIA We have been involved with iHemp since 1997. With others we lifted the moratorium on cannabis 1998-2000, we grew hemp during the trials and represented the industry on the Governments Inter Agency working …

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Blue print for the iHemp Industry

The Misuse of Drugs Act (Industrial Hemp) Regulations 2006, gave us the green light to start growing iHemp. The regulations provide a framework that creates and protects our industry. Only licenced growers can grow iHemp and only iHemp can make hemp products. This means you can now grow, make and sell hemp products from iHemp …

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Join the NZHIA and help us to represent the New Zealand Hemp Industry

The NZHIA Executive invite you to join the New Zealand Hemp Industries Association Inc. If you’re interested or involved please get in touch. We began representing the local industry following our incorporation in 1997, we lobbied hard to get the trials established in 2000. And as part of the Governments Inter-Agency Working Group we worked …

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NZHIA puts hemp seed food issue on TV 3 news

  NZHIA puts hemp seed food issue on the TV3 news TV3 recently visited Penny Young, NZHIA Secretary at her hemp farm in Hunna, South Auckland New Zealand industry and government want access to hemp foods, but as we share food safety standards with Australia we were outvoted in the FSANZ, meeting on 30 …

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The Hemp Nog shown here is one recipe of many that you'll find in our 2021 Hemp Food Recipe Book.