Student Loan Scheme Act 1992

  • repealed
  • Student Loan Scheme Act 1992: repealed, on 1 April 2012, by section 225 of the Student Loan Scheme Act 2011 (2011 No 62).
38AF Conditions to unexpected delay exemption
  • An applicant under section 38AE(1)(c) must—

    • (a) have been a resident during the time in question; and

    • (b) provide proof—

      • (i) of the applicant's intended return to New Zealand; and

      • (ii) that if the applicant had returned to New Zealand as intended, the applicant would have satisfied the 183-day requirement in section 38AB; and

    • (c) provide proof of the unexpected delay that resulted in the applicant not being able to return to New Zealand as intended; and

    • (d) provide proof that the unexpected delay was due to an event or to circumstances beyond the reasonable control of the applicant, like (for example)—

      • (i) an airline strike, personal illness, or death of a family member:

      • (ii) a fire, flood, storm, earthquake, landslide, volcanic eruption, or other act of God:

      • (iii) an explosion or nuclear, biological, or chemical contamination:

      • (iv) sabotage, terrorism, or an act of war (whether declared or not).

    Section 38AF: inserted, on 22 December 2005, by section 7 of the Student Loan Scheme Amendment Act 2005 (2005 No 122).