Overseas Investment Act Commencement Order 2005


Overseas Investment Act Commencement Order 2005


This order is administered in the Treasury.

Pursuant to section 2(1) of the Overseas Investment Act 2005, Her Excellency the Governor-General, acting on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council, makes the following order.

1 Title
  • This order is the Overseas Investment Act Commencement Order 2005.

2 Commencement of Overseas Investment Act 2005

Diane Morcom,

Clerk of the Executive Council.

Explanatory note

This note is not part of the order, but is intended to indicate its general effect.

This order brings the Overseas Investment Act 2005 into force on 25 August 2005. The Act—

  • requires overseas investments in sensitive New Zealand assets to meet certain criteria for consent before those over seas investments are made; and

  • provides for conditions to be imposed on those overseas investments.

Issued under the authority of the Acts and Regulations Publication Act 1989.

Date of notification in Gazette: 4 August 2005.