Gardening products

Weed killers, pest sprays, fertilisers and other gardening products can be harmful. Take extra care when using, storing, and disposing of these to protect yourself, your whānau and the environment.

Importing seeds and plants

Know what to do if you want to import seeds or plants into Aotearoa New Zealand and what to do if they are not allowed into the country.


Find out how to safely use glyphosate, what it is used for, and how it is regulated in New Zealand and overseas.

Safe gardening

Make your home and garden safer by choosing products that are as gentle as possible, and by getting rid of old products you don’t use.