Immigration Act 1987

  • repealed
  • Immigration Act 1987: repealed, at 2 am on 29 November 2010, by section 404 of the Immigration Act 2009 (2009 No 51).
27A Temporary permits granted for purposes of Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters Act 1992
  • (1) This section applies to—

    • (b) a temporary permit—

      • (i) that is granted to a person who, but for the fact that a certificate has been issued under section 13 or section 42(5) of the Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters Act 1992 in respect of that person, would not have been eligible, under the policy of the Government relating to the granting of temporary permits, for the grant of a temporary permit; and

      • (ii) that is granted for the sole purpose of enabling that person—

        • (A) to be in New Zealand for the purposes of giving or providing evidence or assistance pursuant to a request made pursuant to section 12 of the Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters Act 1992; or

        • (B) to be transported through New Zealand pursuant to section 42 of that Act.

    (2) A temporary permit to which this section applies may be granted subject to the condition that the holder of the permit has no right to apply for another temporary permit (of whatever type) or a residence permit.

    Section 27A: inserted, on 1 April 1993, by section 3(1) of the Immigration Amendment Act 1992 (1992 No 88).