87M Consideration of application for scheduled international air service licence by foreign international airline

(1)

In considering any application for a scheduled international air service licence made by a foreign international airline the Secretary shall take into account the following matters:

(a)

any relevant air services agreement and associated arrangements, and any other international agreement, convention, or arrangement to which New Zealand is a party:

(b)

the safety and security requirements of the Director:

(c)

such other matters as the Minister thinks fit and has determined in writing should be taken into account.

(2)

If the granting of the licence would be contrary to any agreement, arrangement, or convention referred to in subsection (1)(a), the Secretary shall refuse to grant the licence.

Section 87M: inserted, on 13 August 1996, by section 28 of the Civil Aviation Amendment Act 1996 (1996 No 91).