Immigration (Visa, Entry Permission, and Related Matters) Amendment Regulations 2012

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Coat of Arms of New Zealand

Immigration (Visa, Entry Permission, and Related Matters) Amendment Regulations 2012

Jerry Mateparae, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 12th day of March 2012

Present:
His Excellency the Governor-General in Council

Pursuant to sections 400 to 402 of the Immigration Act 2009, His Excellency the Governor-General, acting on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council, makes the following regulations.

Regulations

1  Title
  • These regulations are the Immigration (Visa, Entry Permission, and Related Matters) Amendment Regulations 2012.

2  Commencement
3  Principal regulations
4  Regulation 26AA amended (Prescribed fees (not imposed elsewhere by these regulations))
  • In regulation 26AA, after paragraph (i), insert:

    • (ia) an entertainment industry accreditation in respect of specific purpose or events immigration instructions:.

5  Schedule 4 amended
  • (1) In Schedule 4, replace the items relating to regulation 26AA(g) with the item in Part 1 of the Schedule of these regulations.

    (2) In Schedule 4, after the item relating to regulation 26AA(i), insert the item in Part 2 of the Schedule of these regulations.


Schedule
Amendments to Schedule 4

r 5

Part 1

  Matter for which fee prescribed Fee (NZ$)
Country of citizenship, residence, etc (as determined in accordance with regulation 4A)
Regulation under which fee prescribed  New Zealand The Pacific 
Rest of
World
26AA(g) Registration under Refugee Family Support Category 75    

Part 2

  Matter for which fee prescribed Fee (NZ$)
Country of citizenship, residence, etc (as determined in accordance with regulation 4A)
Regulation under which fee prescribed  New Zealand The Pacific 
Rest of
World
26AA(ia) Entertainment industry accreditation (under specific purpose or events immigration instructions)—first year of accreditation 1,430    
  Entertainment industry accreditation (under specific purpose or events immigration instructions)—subsequent year accreditation 410    

 Rebecca Kitteridge,
Clerk of the Executive Council.


Explanatory note

This note is not part of the regulations, but is intended to indicate their general effect.

These regulations are the Immigration (Visa, Entry Permission, and Related Matters) Amendment Regulations 2012. The regulations amend the Immigration (Visa, Entry Permission, and Related Matters) Regulations 2010 (the principal regulations).

Regulation 4 imposes a prescribed fee for an entertainment industry accreditation in respect of specific purpose or events immigration instructions by inserting new paragraph (ia) into regulation 26AA of the principal regulations.

Regulation 5 and the Schedule amend Schedule 4 of the principal regulations, which sets out the amount of each fee prescribed under regulation 26AA of those regulations. Regulation 5(1) and Part 1 of the Schedule replace the prescribed fees for registration under the Refugee Family Support Category immigration instructions with a single fee. Regulation 5(2) and Part 2 of the Schedule set the fee for the matter inserted by regulation 4.

Regulations 4 and 5(2) come into force on 30 April 2012. Regulation 5(1) comes into force on 17 April 2012.


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

Date of notification in Gazette: 15 March 2012.

These regulations are administered by the Department of Labour.