(1) In these regulations, unless the context otherwise requires,—
adult protected person means a protected person who is not a child
applicant, other than in Part 2, means a person or organisation who applies under these regulations to be approved as a programme provider
approval panel means the approval panel established under regulation 46
authorised person means a person authorised by an approved agency to provide a programme for the agency
authority, in Part 2 of these regulations, means an authority given pursuant to section 29 of the Act
chief executive means the chief executive of the Ministry of Justice
child means a person who is under the age of 17 years; but does not include a person who is or has been married, in a civil union, or in a de facto relationship
client group means one of the following groups of people to whom a programme may be provided:
direction means a direction made under section 32 of the Act
domestic violence offence means any offence that consists of or includes conduct that is domestic violence
group programme means a programme intended for presentation to a group of people
individual programme means a programme intended for presentation to an individual person
individual programme provider means a person approved by an approval panel to provide a programme personally (whether a group programme or an individual programme)
protected person, in relation to a protection order, means—
working day means any day of the week other than—
(a) Saturday, Sunday, Good Friday, Easter Monday, Anzac Day, Labour Day, the Sovereign’s birthday, and Waitangi Day; and
(2) Where any expression used in these regulations is not defined in these regulations but is defined in the Act, then unless the context otherwise requires, that expression has, in these regulations, the meaning given to it in the Act.
Regulation 2(1) approval panel: substituted, on 1 May 2002, by regulation 3(1) of the Domestic Violence (Programmes) Amendment Regulations 2002 (SR 2002/103).
Regulation 2(1) chief executive: amended, on 1 October 2003, pursuant to section 14(2) of the State Sector Amendment Act 2003 (2003 No 41).
Regulation 2(1) child: amended, on 26 April 2005, by section 12 of the Relationships (Statutory References) Act 2005 (2005 No 3).
Regulation 2(1) region: revoked, on 1 May 2002, by regulation 3(2) of the Domestic Violence (Programmes) Amendment Regulations 2002 (SR 2002/103).
Regulation 2(1) working day paragraph (ab): inserted, on 1 January 2014, by section 8 of the Holidays (Full Recognition of Waitangi Day and ANZAC Day) Amendment Act 2013 (2013 No 19).