About us

The Ministry for Primary Industries is helping maximise export opportunities for our primary industries, improve sector productivity, ensure the food we produce is safe, increase sustainable resource use, and protect New Zealand from biological risk.

Find out how MPI plans to enable and partner with primary industries to continue growing and protecting New Zealand.
MPI has more than 2,200 staff working in over 70 locations here and overseas. Find out about working for MPI and search for vacancies.