Impartiality Declaration - Our Commitment

NZIDT Limited is an Approved Halal Organisation and Inspection Body, its Directors and staff will at all times maintain their impartiality and independence so that the outcomes of its inspection and certification activities are not influenced or prejudiced by direct or indirect agenda.

Influences include but are not limited to: Ownership, governance, management, personal interests, shared company resources, finances, conflicting contracts, shared marketing (including brand usage) and payment of sales commissions or other inducements from clients.

NZIDT Limited, its Owners and its Directors, are not and shall never be, wholly or part there-of, a legal entity involved in the design, manufacture, supply, distribution, installation, maintenance or sale of the items and processes it inspects and certifies.

NZIDT Limited, its Owners, its Directors and employees shall not be (by: ownership; board appointment; company management, contractual commitment; or other means to have an outcome on an inspection), wholly or part there-of, linked to a legal entity involved in the design, manufacture, supply, distribution, installation, maintenance or sale of the items and processes it inspects and certifies.

NZIDT Limited Board of Directors warrant that any employee or contractor of NZIDT Limited shall not engage in the design, manufacture, supply, distribution, installation, maintenance or sale of the items and processes it inspects and certifies.

Halal Impartiality and Independence Committee

As part of our commitment to preserving impartiality, NZIDT is accountable to a national Halal Impartiality and Independence Committee made up of NZIDT Directors plus invited representatives from key stakeholders in the food manufacture and export industry, and Islamic Leaders.

This committee’s responsibility is to ensure NZIDT inspection and certification activities are not influenced or prejudiced by direct or indirect agenda and NZIDT remains true to the Islamic Faith.

Impartiality and Independence Committee

Mr. Taoufik Elidrissi
Chief Executive Officer
NZIDT
Dr. Mohamed Osman Elamien
Chairman
NZIDT

Mr. Mustafa Farouk
Technical Advisor
FIANZ

Mr. Tony Zohrab
Director for Market Access
MPI
Mr. Clayton Crowther
Independent Fodd Processing Expert

Mr. Matthew Conway
NZ Meat Industry Association