United Nations Sanctions (Iran) Regulations 2007

  • revoked
  • United Nations Sanctions (Iran) Regulations 2007: revoked, on 2 September 2010, by regulation 30 of the United Nations Sanctions (Iran) Regulations 2010 (SR 2010/264).

Entry and transit of designated persons

  • Heading: inserted, on 18 September 2008, by regulation 5 of the United Nations Sanctions (Iran) Amendment Regulations 2008 (SR 2008/261).

16B Designated persons to enter New Zealand only if consistent with determinations of Security Council
  • (1) No person designated in Annex II of resolution 1803 (2008) of the Security Council of the United Nations, and no other person designated by the Security Council or the Committee for the purposes of that resolution, may enter New Zealand, or transit through New Zealand, if the travel would be contrary to a determination of the Security Council made under Article 41 of the Charter of the United Nations.

    (2) Subclause (1) does not apply so as to prevent a designated person from entering or transiting through New Zealand if—

    • (a) the travel is for activities directly related to the items in paragraph 3(b)(i) or (ii) of resolution 1737 (2006) (which relate to nuclear material and equipment exclusively for use in light water reactors); or

    • (b) the Committee has determined that the travel is justified on the grounds of humanitarian need, including religious obligations; or

    • (c) the Committee has concluded that the travel would otherwise further the objectives of resolution 1803 (2008) of the Security Council of the United Nations.

    (3) Subclause (1) does not apply to a designated person who is a New Zealand citizen.

    (4) A permit or visa may be granted or issued, under the Immigration Act 1987, to a designated person only on the advice of the Secretary of Foreign Affairs and Trade that the permit or visa is consistent with subclause (1).

    (5) This regulation operates in addition to the requirements of the Immigration Act 1987 and of any regulations made under that Act.

    Regulation 16B: inserted, on 18 September 2008, by regulation 5 of the United Nations Sanctions (Iran) Amendment Regulations 2008 (SR 2008/261).