Government met the capital expenditure of building the NAIT system, and NAIT's original shareholders (DairyNZ, Beef + Lamb New Zealand, and Deer Industry New Zealand) covered the running costs. These costs were split so that the:
Once NAIT was established:
Industry pays via:
The National Operations Plan (NOP) is our strategic plan for New Zealand's traceability scheme. The initiatives identified in the latest NOP will be completed over at least the next 3 years.