Customs and Excise Regulations 1996

Provisions relating to Hong Kong, China

Heading: inserted, on 1 January 2011, by regulation 7 of the Customs and Excise (Rules of Origin for New Zealand–Hong Kong, China Closer Economic Partnership Agreement Goods) Amendment Regulations 2010 (SR 2010/430).

51ZY Interpretation

In this regulation and regulation 51ZZ, unless the context otherwise requires,—

CEP Agreement means the New Zealand–Hong Kong, China Closer Economic Partnership Agreement done at Hong Kong on 29 March 2010

operational certification procedures means the operational certification procedures set out in the following documents (which were made in accordance with paragraph 4 of Article 17 of Chapter 4 of the CEP Agreement):

(a)

the letter from the Customs to the Trade and Industry Department of Hong Kong, China dated 22 September 2010; and

(b)

the Annex (including its Appendix) to the letter described in paragraph (a); and

(c)

the letter from the Trade and Industry Department of Hong Kong, China to the Customs dated 21 October 2010.

Regulation 51ZY: inserted, on 1 January 2011, by regulation 7 of the Customs and Excise (Rules of Origin for New Zealand–Hong Kong, China Closer Economic Partnership Agreement Goods) Amendment Regulations 2010 (SR 2010/430).