Births, Deaths, Marriages, and Relationships Registration Act 1995

36 Deaths on New Zealand aircraft or ships

Any person may notify the Registrar-General and the Registrar-General may cause to be registered, as if it had occurred in New Zealand, any death that occurred outside New Zealand on an aircraft registered in New Zealand under the Civil Aviation Act 1990 or a New Zealand ship (within the meaning of the Maritime Transport Act 1994) or an aircraft or ship of the armed forces (within the meaning of the Armed Forces Discipline Act 1971).

Compare: 1951 No 22 s 33A

Section 36: amended, on 7 July 2010, by section 9 of the Births, Deaths, Marriages, and Relationships Registration Amendment Act 2010 (2010 No 49).