Foreign Affairs Act 1988

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Reprint as at 25 January 2005

Foreign Affairs Act 1988

Public Act1988 No 159
Date of assent29 November 1988
Commencementsee section 1(2)
  • Act name: amended, on 1 July 1993, by section 2(2) of the Foreign Affairs Amendment Act 1993 (1993 No 48).


Changes authorised by section 17C of the Acts and Regulations Publication Act 1989 have been made in this reprint.

A general outline of these changes is set out in the notes at the end of this reprint, together with other explanatory material about this reprint.

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

An Act to make better provision for the conduct of relations between New Zealand and foreign states generally