A collection of resource materials for the Nutrient Reference Values.

Please note that the Nutrient Reference Values for Australia and New Zealand (Including Recommended Dietary Intakes) hard copy document is no longer available for order.

2006 Nutrient Reference Values

NHMRC endorsed the NRVs on 9 September 2005, under Section 7(1)(a) of the NHMRC Act 1992. These were published in 2006.

2017 revisions of the Nutrient Reference Values

Updates to the guideline recommendations for fluoride for 0-8 year olds and sodium for adults were approved by the CEO of the NHMRC on 21 November 2016 and 13 July 2017 respectively, under Section 14A of the National Health and Medical Research Council Act 1992.

The supporting material listed below including the Methodological Framework, literature reviews and evidence summaries are authored by the Australian Government Department of Health and New Zealand Ministry of Health.

Methodological framework

Fluoride NRV 2017 supporting documents

Sodium NRV 2017 supporting documents

Questions and answers