Immigration Amendment Act 1991

  • repealed
  • Immigration Amendment Act 1991: repealed, at 2 am on 29 November 2010, pursuant to section 404 of the Immigration Act 2009 (2009 No 51).

Reprint as at 29 November 2010

Immigration Amendment Act 1991

Public Act1991 No 113
Date of assent7 November 1991
  • Immigration Amendment Act 1991: repealed, at 2 am on 29 November 2010, pursuant to section 404 of the Immigration Act 2009 (2009 No 51).


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

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

This Act is administered in the Department of Labour

An Act to amend the Immigration Act 1987 in order to strengthen and more clearly define the legal framework for the operation of Government immigration policy, and, in particular, to—

  • (a) Provide for independent review of certain immigration decisions; and

  • (b) Ensure a high level of compliance with immigration laws; and

  • (c) Ensure that persons who do not comply with immigration procedures and rules are not advantaged in comparison with persons who do so comply

BE IT ENACTED by the Parliament of New Zealand as follows: