We hold two well-attended conferences a year. Our summer conference is held in Auckland every February. The annual conference is held in Wellington during July. The events include speakers on animal health and crop protection as well as networking opportunities. Summer conference will be held on 22 February 2018 (see below). The annual conference will be held on 26 July 2018.

Summer conference

Summer conference will be held in Auckland on 22 February 2018, from 8.30am-4.30pm (followed by a social hour), at:

Jet Park Hotel
63 Westney Road, 18 Park Drive
Auckland airport




We have reserved a limited number of rooms at the venue.

Superior King Room: $171 per night incl. GST.

To book, email the hotel:, quoting reference 71819 to receive the discounted rate.


Contact the conference organiser, Lee Sheppard Email: Phone: +64 4 499 4225



ACVM workshop

The day after the conference, the Agricultural Compounds and Veterinary Medicines (ACVM) Group of the Ministry for Primary Industries is holding a workshop for registrants, NZ agents, consultants and data assessors.

Friday 23 February 2018
9:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Jet Park Airport Hotel
63 Westney Road, Mangere, Auckland.

Online registration
Registrations close: Friday, 9 February 2018, 4:00pm.