Pest Management Plan / Biosecurity Strategy

New mustelids rule

The TRC has decided to include mustelids (ferrets, stoats and weasels) in the Regional Pest Management Plan for Taranaki, with a new rule requiring their control.

Find out more about the new mustelids rule

The Plan is the Council's 'rulebook' that targets specific pests for eradication or sustained control in the region. The Strategy outlines our broader biosecurity goals and actions, covering all pests and harmful organisms, not just those in the Plan.