United Nations Sanctions (Democratic People's Republic of Korea) Regulations 2006

Reprint as at 11 July 2013

United Nations Sanctions (Democratic People's Republic of Korea) Regulations 2006

(SR 2006/382)

Anand Satyanand, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 11th day of December 2006

His Excellency the Governor-General in Council


Changes authorised by section 17C of the Acts and Regulations Publication Act 1989 have been made in this reprint.

A general outline of these changes is set out in the notes at the end of this reprint, together with other explanatory material about this reprint.

These regulations are administered by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade.

Pursuant to section 2 of the United Nations Act 1946, His Excellency the Governor-General, acting—

  • (a) on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council; and

  • (b) for the purpose of giving effect to resolution 1718 (2006) of the Security Council of the United Nations, adopted pursuant to the United Nations Charter on 14 October 2006, calling upon the Government of New Zealand and all other member States of the United Nations to apply in respect of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea the measures set out in that resolution,—

makes the following regulations.


1 Title

2 Commencement

3 Interpretation

Importation and exportation of specified goods

4 Importation of specified goods from DPRK prohibited

5 Exportation of specified goods to DPRK prohibited

6 Customs and Excise Act 1996 to apply to prohibited imports and prohibited exports

7 Detention of prohibited imports or prohibited exports

8 Prohibited exports not to be loaded onto ships or aircraft

9 Power to withhold clearance of ship or aircraft

9A Aircraft not to take off from, land in, or fly over New Zealand

Dealings with specified goods

10 Transactions with persons in DPRK in relation to specified goods prohibited

11 Procurement of specified goods from DPRK prohibited

Carriage of specified goods

12 Carriage of specified goods to or from DPRK prohibited

13 Liability of owner, charterer, master, or pilot in command

Provision or transfer of advice, assistance, services, etc

14 Provision to or from DPRK of advice, assistance, services, etc, of specified kind prohibited

14A Conduct of financial transactions of specified kind prohibited

14B Provision of bunkering services to DPRK vessels prohibited

Funds, etc, of or for designated persons, etc

15 Prohibition on dealings in assets, money, or securities of, or derived from property of, designated persons

16 Prohibition on sending funds, etc, to designated persons

16A Exceptions to regulations 15 and 16

Entry and transit of designated persons and members of their immediate families

17 Designated persons to enter New Zealand only if consistent with determinations of Security Council

Minister’s consent

18 Preconditions to consent

Miscellaneous provisions

19 Offences

20 Attorney-General’s consent and certificate in certain cases

21 Customs and Excise Act 1996 not affected

Luxury goods

Gazette information

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