Education Act 1989

Police vetting

Heading: inserted, on 1 July 2015, by section 40 of the Education Amendment Act 2015 (2015 No 1).

413 Teaching Council must co-ordinate Police vetting

(1)

The Teaching Council must establish a system for co-ordinating Police vetting, in relation to—

(a)

teacher registration and the issue of practising certificates; and

(b)

the granting of authorities to teach.

(2)

A copy of the result of the Police vet of a person must be given to the person or body that requested it and the person who is the subject of the vet.

(3)

The Teaching Council must establish internal procedures for dealing with the Police vet requested for its own purposes that must, in particular,—

(a)

identify the person or office holder within the Teaching Council to whom the results of the Police vet must be sent; and

(b)

ensure that strict confidentiality is observed for the Police vet.

Compare: 1989 No 80 s 139AZD

Section 413: inserted, on 1 July 2015, by section 40 of the Education Amendment Act 2015 (2015 No 1).

Section 413 heading: amended, on 29 September 2018, by section 10 of the Education (Teaching Council of Aotearoa New Zealand) Amendment Act 2018 (2018 No 35).

Section 413(1): amended, on 29 September 2018, by section 10 of the Education (Teaching Council of Aotearoa New Zealand) Amendment Act 2018 (2018 No 35).

Section 413(3): amended, on 29 September 2018, by section 10 of the Education (Teaching Council of Aotearoa New Zealand) Amendment Act 2018 (2018 No 35).

Section 413(3)(a): amended, on 29 September 2018, by section 10 of the Education (Teaching Council of Aotearoa New Zealand) Amendment Act 2018 (2018 No 35).