Pest management is the control of plants and animals that are having a negative impact on our natural environment, which in turn can impact our economy. Pest management is essential to help prevent the spread and impact of pest animals and plants in our region.

On farm biosecurity

We provide regional leadership in pest management for the Canterbury Region through our biosecurity programme. Our approach to pest management is driven by the Canterbury Pest Management Plan 2018-2028

  • Report wallaby sightings outside the containment zone via our online app
  • Check out our information on managing gorse and broom
  • Check the rules for dealing with aquatic pests
  • Read the latest Biosecurity Bites - CentralNorthern and Southern issue
  • Read the latest Nassella News