Excise and Excise-Equivalent Duties (Motor Spirits Indexation) Amendment Order 2007

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Excise and Excise-Equivalent Duties (Motor Spirits Indexation) Amendment Order 2007


Note

This order is administered by the New Zealand Customs Service.


  • Preamble

    At Wellington this 26th day of February 2007

Pursuant to section 79A of the Customs and Excise Act 1996, His 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 Excise and Excise-Equivalent Duties (Motor Spirits Indexation) Amendment Order 2007.

2 Commencement
  • This order comes into force on 1 April 2007.

3 Schedule 3 amended
  • Schedule 3 of the Customs and Excise Act 1996 is amended by revoking so much as relates to Excise item numbers 99.75.15C and 99.75.18H, and Tariff items 2710.19.11 and 2710.19.29, and substituting the Excise item numbers and Tariff items and rates of duty specified in the Schedule.

4 Revocation
  • The Excise and Excise-Equivalent Duties (Motor Spirits Indexation) Amendment Order 2006 (SR 2006/33) is revoked.


Schedule
Amendments to Schedule 3 of Customs and Excise Act 1996 (excise and excise-equivalent duties)

cl 3

A
Goods manufactured in New Zealand

Excise item numberGoodsUnitRates of duty
99.75.15CMotor spirit with a Research Octane No. (RON) less than 92 (regular grade) which, if imported, would be classified within Tariff item 2710.19.11 or 2710.19.29per l42.524¢ plus 8¢ per g of Pb
99.75.18HMotor spirit with a Research Octane No. (RON) 92 or greater (premium grade) which, if imported, would be classified within Tariff item 2710.19.11 or 2710.19.29per l42.524¢ plus 8¢ per g of Pb

B
Imported goods

Tariff item numberGoodsUnitRates of duty
2710.19.11 or 2710.19.29Motor spirit with a Research Octane No. (RON) less than 92 (regular grade) which, if manufactured in New Zealand, would be classified within Excise item number 99.75.15Cper l42.524¢ plus 8¢ per g of Pb
2710.19.11 or 2710.19.29Motor spirit with a Research Octane No. (RON) 92 or greater (premium grade) which, if manufactured in New Zealand, would be classified within Excise item number 99.75.18Hper l42.524¢ plus 8¢ per g of Pb

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, which comes into force on 1 April 2007, adjusts the excise and excise-equivalent duties on motor spirits to reflect the movement in the Consumers Price Index (excluding credit services) over the 12-month period ending on 31 December 2006.


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

Date of notification in Gazette: 1 March 2007.