Let us help you protect New Zealand's land and environment from undesirable and harmful pest species. We can identify animal and plant pests and offer solutions to mitigate damage and reduce their spread.

Biosecurity services for regional pests

  • Old Man’s Beard
  • Spartina
  • Nassella
  • Chilean Needle Grass
  • Rabbits
  • Possums
  • Rooks
  • Goats
  • Feral cats
  • Mustelids
  • Rodents

Whether you need one-off advice and assistance, or ongoing care and maintenance, Nelmac offers competitive rates for your project. Our team has the knowledge and experience to deal with any issue, and we work with local government, rural groups, environmental organisations and private landowners.



Steve Price

Operations Manager – Conservation

Steve has worked extensively in pest management since the early 80’s through monitoring, controlling and eradicating plant, insect and animal pests on land, lakes and rivers. He has experience in a wide range of control measures including trapping, bait-laying (including Pindone and 1080), aerial poisoning, night shooting, pesticides and ground work management.

Active in environmental education work, Steve specialises in aquatic weed pests (including Lagroshyphon, Spartina and Dydimo). He holds long-standing working relationships with TB Free NZ, Regional Councils, DOC and the rural sector and was the Senior Technical Adviser for Otago Regional Council.

BIO security projects