This note is not part of the order, but is intended to indicate its general effect.
This order, which comes into force on the 28th day after the date of its notification in the Gazette, amends subpart 1 of Part 2 of Schedule 1 of the Telecommunications Act 2001 and is made following acceptance by the Minister for Communications and Information Technology of the Commerce Commission's recommendations set out in its Final Report on whether the Resale Services should be omitted from Schedule 1 of the Telecommunications Act 2001 (or if not omitted, amended in some form) dated 16 December 2010 and the Commission's clarification of those recommendations dated 14 April 2011.
change the description of the designated access service
“Retail services offered by means of Telecom's fixed telecommunications network” in subpart 1 of Part 2 of Schedule 1, with the effect that resold broadband and data services are not captured within the service description; and
omit the designated access service
“Bundle of retail services offered by means of Telecom's fixed telecommunications network” from subpart 1 of Part 2 of Schedule 1.
Date of notification in Gazette: 2 June 2011.
This order is administered by the Ministry of Economic Development.