(1) In this order, unless the context otherwise requires,—
distribution system means all fittings, whether above or below ground, under the control of a gas distributor and used to distribute gas from—
to the outlet of the gas measurement system of the place at which the gas is supplied to a consumer or gas refueller (or, where no such gas measurement system is provided, to the custody transfer point of the place at which the gas is supplied to a consumer or gas refueller)
fittings means everything used, or designed or intended for use, in or in connection with the supply, distribution, compression, or use of natural gas
gas measurement system means a system for measuring the quantity of any gas or the energy content of any gas, whether by actual measurement or by estimation; and includes any equipment that forms part of, or is ancillary to, any such system
line function services means—
metering services means, in relation to natural gas, the provision of metering services in respect of gas measurement systems.
NGC means NGC Holdings Limited and includes any subsidiary of that company
NGC Whangaparaoa distribution system means the distribution system in Whangaparaoa that is owned by NGC and that begins at the Waitoki Gate Station outlet flange and that connects to the Vector Limited distribution system at the outlet flange of the gas measurement station located at 1 Wainui Road, NZMG coordinate 2660675 mE, 6508075 mN.
(2) To avoid doubt, Vector Limited is not treated as owning any distribution system or gas measurement system that is or was owned by NGC solely because Vector Limited is an interconnected body corporate of NGC.