Advocacy Alert: OSPRI Seeking Feedback on National Aerial Operations 2023

OSPRI: National Aerial Operations Plan 2023 Consultation

4 August 2022

OSPRI is inviting feedback on their 2023 national plan for TBfree pest control operations.

Submissions are due by Friday, 30th of September. 

What is the Consultation For?

They're inviting feedback from key stakeholders, industry and community groups on the nature, boundaries and timing of proposed operations.

They will use your feedback to help inform the final proposal.


View the National Aerial Operations Plan 2023:

The Plan Includes

TBfree Programme Overview:

  • Information on 1080, success rates, its use and repellents
  • Regional overviews of North Island, Upper South Island, Lower South Island.
  • Feedback

North Island Aerial Operations 2023

  • Hawkes Bay
  • Central North Island

South Island Aerial Operations 2023

  • Upper South Island
  • Lower South Island

How to submit feedback:

  • completing the online form
  • downloading the feedback form then emailing it to
  • downloading the feedback form then posting it to National TBfree Operations Consultation, PO Box 3412, Wellington 6140.

Feedback is due by 30 September 2022.

National Aerial Operations Plan 2023 online feedback form