Commonwealth Countries Act 1977

Reprint as at 1 March 2017

Coat of Arms of New Zealand

Commonwealth Countries Act 1977

Public Act
 
1977 No 31
Date of assent
 
6 October 1977
Commencement
 
6 October 1977
Note

Changes authorised by subpart 2 of Part 2 of the Legislation Act 2012 have been made in this official reprint.

Note 4 at the end of this reprint provides a list of the amendments incorporated.

This Act is administered by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade.

An Act to enable the membership of the Commonwealth to be more easily ascertained, to provide for the continued operation of New Zealand law with respect to certain Commonwealth countries, and to provide for the continued operation of New Zealand law with respect to the Republic of Ireland as if it were a Commonwealth country