Plant & Food Research's purpose is to enhance the value and productivity of New Zealand's horticultural, arable, seafood and food and beverage industries to contribute to economic growth and the environmental and social prosperity of New Zealand.
The Ministry for Business, Innovation and Employment is the primary monitoring department for CRIs, with the Treasury moved to a second-opinion role in relation to the CRI's financial performance. For Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) please refer to the MBIE website, or the companies' own websites.
Key Company Information
|Entity Form||Crown Research Institute|
|Primary Legislation||Crown Research Institutes Act 1992;
Companies Act 1993
|Companies Office No||547965 (Companies Office website)|