Honorary AmbassadorHonorary Ambassador, Sir Peter Charles Leitch QSM, became involved with Allergy New Zealand because of his grandson, Ruben's, severe food allergies. His support and generosity over the past few years is immeasurable.
Food Allergies - undeclared allergensIf you suspect that there is an undeclared allergen in a food, contact MPI Food Safety on 0800 00 83 33, or by email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more details go to MPI Food Safety here
Information on potential food allergens that must be declared on food labels or made available to you if you ask for it. See the Food Smart website here
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Opening Hours 2017
Allergy NZ wishes everyone a Merry Christmas and a safe and happy New Year. Our office is closed from Wednesday 20th December, and re-opens 22nd January 2018. Check the shop online for dates for last orders.
Food Recalls, 2018
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Guide to ACC Cover for Allergic Reactions (Anaphylaxis)
The ACC guide, developed in consultation with Allergy New Zealand and Allergy specialists, is now available online here (link to the above)
For more information on anaphylaxis, and advice on ACC claims, go here
Allergy Today Summer issue out now!
Our summer issue (163) is now out. Copies can be ordered through our shop online here.
Hospitality training video
27 July, 2016
Anaphylaxis Campaign - #takethekit
Our friends at Anaphylaxis Campaign have recently released a hard-hitting short film to alert severely allergic young people to the importance of carrying their Adrenaline Auto-Injector (AAI), the first line of treatment for anaphylaxis. Watch the video here.