Waste Minimisation (Calculation and Payment of Waste Disposal Levy) Regulations 2009

Reprint as at 1 September 2017

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Waste Minimisation (Calculation and Payment of Waste Disposal Levy) Regulations 2009

(SR 2009/144)

Anand Satyanand, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 18th day of May 2009

Present:
His Excellency the Governor-General in Council

Note

Changes authorised by subpart 2 of Part 2 of the Legislation Act 2012 have been made in this official reprint.

Note 4 at the end of this reprint provides a list of the amendments incorporated.

These regulations are administered by the Ministry for the Environment.

Pursuant to sections 41 and 86 of the Waste Minimisation Act 2008, His Excellency the Governor-General, acting on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council, and on the recommendation of the Minister for the Environment given in accordance with those sections, makes the following regulations.

Contents

1Title
2Commencement
3Interpretation
4Operator of disposal facility must pay levy on waste disposed of at facility
5Rate of levy
6Operator of disposal facility (other than approved facility) must provide monthly returns
7Operator of approved facility must provide annual return
8Return must include declaration
9Request for approval to provide annual return
10Request for extension of time to provide monthly return
11Gross tonnage and diverted tonnage must be measured
12Gross tonnage measured by weight, volume conversion, or average tonnage
13Diverted tonnage measured by weight or volume conversion
14Conversion of volume to weight
15Request for approval of average tonnage system
16Calculation of net tonnage
17Provisions that apply to disposal facilities (other than approved facilities)
18Calculation of levy payable each month
19Levy collector must determine if levy to be estimated
20Estimation of amount of levy payable
21Levy collector must provide invoice to operator
22Provisions that apply to approved facilities
23Calculation of levy payable each month
24Levy collector must provide invoice to operator
25Levy collector must determine if levy to be estimated
26Estimation of amount of levy payable
27Levy collector must reconcile levy payable
28Payment of invoices for levy
29Correction of levy payable
30Request for extension of time to pay levy
31Interest on unpaid levy
32Method of paying levy
33Request for refund of levy money
34Operator must keep records
35Operator must provide records and information
36Notice of date on which to cease being operator
37Records must be retained for 7 years
38Secretary must pay share of levy money to territorial authorities each quarter
39Due day on non-working day
40Requirement for writing may be met electronically
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