Coinage Proclamation 1947

  • revoked
  • Coinage Proclamation 1947: revoked, on 12 May 2011, by clause 3 of the Regulatory Reform (Revocations) Order 2011 (SR 2011/99).

Reprint
as at 12 May 2011

Coinage Proclamation 1947

(SR 1947/129)

  • Coinage Proclamation 1947: revoked, on 12 May 2011, by clause 3 of the Regulatory Reform (Revocations) Order 2011 (SR 2011/99).


Note

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

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

These regulations are administered by the Treasury.


PURSUANT to section eight of the Coinage Act 1933, and for the purposes of determining the dimensions, the designs, and the denominations, weights, and composition of cupro-nickel coins to be made and issued under the said Act, and the amount of the remedy to be allowed in the making thereof, I, Lieutenant-General Sir Bernard Cyril Freyberg, the Governor-General of the Dominion of New Zealand, do hereby proclaim as follows:—

1
  • This Proclamation may be cited as the Coinage Proclamation 1947.

2
  • There may be made and issued cupro-nickel coins of the denominations specified in the Schedule hereto.

3
  • The designs and dimensions of the said cupro-nickel coins shall be the same as those set out in Part I of the Coinage Proclamation 1939, in respect of silver coins.

4
  • The composition and weights and the amount of the remedy to be allowed in the making of the said cupro-nickel coins shall be as specified in the Schedule hereto.


Schedule
New Zealand cupro-nickel coins

 Standard Weight. Remedy Allowance.
Denomination of CoinImperial Weight GrainsMetric Weight GramsStandard CompositionWeight per PieceComposition
    Imperial GrainsMetric Grams 
Half-crown218.1818114.13795 1.2160.0788 
Florin174.5454511.31036Three- quarters0.9970.0646 
Shilling87.272725.65518copper,0.5780.03751 per cent.
Sixpence43.636362.82759one-quarter0.3460.0224 
Threepence21.818181.41379nickel0.2120.0138 

GOD SAVE THE KING!


Issued under the authority of the Regulations Act 1936.

Date of notification in Gazette: 4th day of September, 1947.


Contents

  • 1General

  • 2About this eprint

  • 3List of amendments incorporated in this eprint (most recent first)


Notes
1 General
  • This is an eprint of the Coinage Proclamation 1947. The eprint incorporates all the amendments to the proclamation as at 12 May 2011. The list of amendments at the end of these notes specifies all the amendments incorporated into this eprint since 3 September 2007.

    Relevant provisions of any amending enactments that contain transitional, savings, or application provisions that cannot be compiled in the eprint are also included, after the principal enactment, in chronological order.

2 About this eprint
3 List of amendments incorporated in this eprint (most recent first)
  • Regulatory Reform (Revocations) Order 2011 (SR 2011/99): clause 3