This note is not part of the regulations, but is intended to indicate their general effect.
These regulations come into force on 1 May 2009.
Regulation 3 makes permanent a special exemption from the Trans-Tasman Mutual Recognition Act 1997 of requirements relating to the sale of the following items:
The effect is that New Zealand law will continue to apply to the sale of these items.
Regulation 4 extends, for 12 months, the exemption from the Act of the laws set out in Schedule 3 of the Act. The exemption would otherwise expire on 30 April 2009.
Date of notification in Gazette: 9 April 2009.
These regulations are administered by the Ministry of Economic Development.