Maritime (Offences) Amendment Regulations 2006


Maritime (Offences) Amendment Regulations 2006


These regulations are administered by the Ministry of Transport.

  • Preamble

    At Wellington this 28th day of August 2006

Pursuant to sections 201 and 423 of the Maritime Transport Act 1994, His Excellency the Governor-General, acting on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council, makes the following regulations.

1 Title
  • These regulations are the Maritime (Offences) Amendment Regulations 2006.

2 Commencement
  • These regulations come into force on 10 October 2006.

3 Principal regulations amended
4 Infringement notices
  • Regulation 5 is amended by inserting in respect of an infringement offence referred to in regulation 4(1) after Every infringement notice under section 423 of the Act.

5 Schedule 2 amended
  • The infringement notice in Schedule 2 is amended—

    • (a) by omitting Name: and substituting Full name:; and

    • (b) by omitting Address: and substituting Full address:; and

    • (c) by omitting Level 8 AMP House 109 Featherston Street P.O. Box 27 006 Wellington NEW ZEALAND and substituting [address]; and

    • (d) by omitting OFFENCES(S) and substituting OFFENCE(S).

Diane Morcom,

Clerk of the Executive Council.

Explanatory note

This note is not part of the regulations, but is intended to indicate their general effect.

These regulations adjust and clarify name and address requirements in the infringement notice prescribed by, and correct drafting errors in, the Maritime (Offences) Regulations 1998.

These regulations come into force on 10 October 2006.

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

Date of notification in Gazette: 31 August 2006.