New Zealand Public Health and Disability Act 2000

  • This reprint includes corrections to section 77(f) under section 25(1)(j)(i) and (iv) of the Legislation Act 2012 and was replaced on 7 October 2016 to make a correction to section 112(6) under section 25(1)(j)(i) of the Legislation Act 2012.
25 Service agreements

(1)

In this Act, service agreement means an agreement under which 1 or more DHBs agree to provide money to a person in return for the person providing services or arranging for the provision of services.

(2)

A DHB may, if permitted to do so by a plan prepared under section 38 and in accordance with that plan,—

(a)

negotiate and enter into service agreements containing any terms and conditions that may be agreed; and

(b)

negotiate and enter into agreements to amend service agreements.

(3)

A DHB that has entered into a service agreement must monitor the performance under that agreement of the other parties to that agreement.

Section 25(2): amended, on 24 February 2011, by section 11 of the New Zealand Public Health and Disability Amendment Act 2010 (2010 No 118).