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  • repealed
  • Immigration Act 1987: repealed, at 2 am on 29 November 2010, by section 404 of the Immigration Act 2009 (2009 No 51).
125AC Offences relating to non-compliance with decision made by chief executive under section 125AB
  • (1) Every carrier, or person in charge, of a commercial craft commits an offence who allows a person to travel to New Zealand before a decision has been made by the chief executive under section 125AB(1).

    (2) Every carrier, or person in charge, of a commercial craft commits an offence who—

    • (a) is notified under section 125AB(2) of a decision made by the chief executive under section 125AB(1)(b) or (c); and

    • (b) without reasonable excuse, fails to ensure that the decision is complied with by the person to whom the decision relates.

    (3) Every carrier, or person in charge, of a commercial craft who commits an offence against subsection (1) or subsection (2) is liable on conviction,—

    • (a) in the case of a carrier, to imprisonment for a term not exceeding 3 months or to a fine not exceeding $20,000, or to both; or

    • (b) in the case of a person in charge, to imprisonment for a term not exceeding 3 months or to a fine not exceeding $10,000, or to both.

    Section 125AC: inserted, on 2 July 2004, by section 4 of the Immigration Amendment Act 2004 (2004 No 56).