The 2019 licence application window opens from Wednesday 27th March and closes on Wednesday 10th April 2019.  As per last year, 400ha of SunGold licence is available via Closed Tender Bid.  All other aspects of the 2018 process will be retained except;

  • The maximum hectares per entity which increases from 20 to 30 hectares.
  • Changes to minimum bid size for organics in some circumstances (refer Rule 7.3)

A summary of the release information can be read on the NZKGI website here