Review of Milk Price Manual 2017/18 season

Under section 150H of the Dairy Industry Restructuring Act 2001 (as amended July 2012) the Commission must review Fonterra’s Milk Price Manual for each season and make a report on the extent to which it is consistent with the purpose set out in section 150A of the Act.

To assist the Commission’s review Fonterra must provide not later than 1 August in each year the Milk Price Manual for the current season, together with recommendations of the Milk Price Panel in relation to the Setting of the Base Milk Price, notification of required changes, certification of why it meets the purpose, and supporting reasons. The Commission is required to make its final report by 15 December each year.

Project timeline

Type Description Indicative date/s
Completed Milk Price Manual and supporting statutory documentation 14/09/2017
Completed Comments on process and Fonterra’s Reasons Paper in support of Milk Price Manual for the 2017/18 season 28/09/2017
Completed Draft report on Review of Fonterra’s 2016/17 Milk Price Manual 13/10/2017
Consultation Submissions on Draft report due 15/11/2017
Final Final Report on base milk price calculation 15/12/2017

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Documents

Draft report on Review of Fonterra’s 2017/18 Milk Price Manual

13/10/2017 (1 documents)

Draft report – Review of Fonterras 2017/18 Milk Price Manual – 13 October 2017 PDF (585 KB)
Published on 13 October 2017

Comments on process and Fonterra’s reasons paper in support of Milk Price Manual for the 2017/18 season

29/09/2017 (1 documents)

S & L King – Comments on review process and Fonterra's 2017/18 manual – 29 September 2017 PDF (130 KB)
Published on 29 September 2017