United Nations Sanctions (Sudan) Regulations 2004

Entry and transit of designated persons

  • Heading: inserted, on 20 November 2008, by regulation 9 of the United Nations Sanctions (Sudan) Amendment Regulations 2008 (SR 2008/398).

13D Designated persons to enter New Zealand only if consistent with determinations of Security Council
  • (1) No designated person may enter New Zealand, or transit through New Zealand, if the entry or transit would be contrary to a determination of the Security Council made under Article 41 of the Charter of the United Nations.

    (2) Subclause (1) does not apply to a designated person who is a New Zealand citizen.

    (3) Subclause (1) does not apply so as to prevent a person from entering or transiting through New Zealand if—

    • (a) the Committee has determined that the travel is justified on the ground of humanitarian need, including religious obligation; or

    • (b) the Committee has concluded that the travel would otherwise further the objectives of Security Council resolutions relating to Sudan.

    (4) A visa may be granted under the Immigration Act 2009 to a designated person only on the advice of the Secretary of Foreign Affairs and Trade that the visa is consistent with subclause (1).

    (5) This regulation operates in addition to the requirements of the Immigration Act 2009 and any regulations made under that Act.

    Regulation 13D: inserted, on 20 November 2008, by regulation 9 of the United Nations Sanctions (Sudan) Amendment Regulations 2008 (SR 2008/398).

    Regulation 13D(4): substituted, at 2 am on 29 November 2010, by section 406(2) of the Immigration Act 2009 (2009 No 51).

    Regulation 13D(5): substituted, at 2 am on 29 November 2010, by section 406(2) of the Immigration Act 2009 (2009 No 51).