Weights and Measures Amendment Regulations 2012


Coat of Arms of New Zealand

Weights and Measures Amendment Regulations 2012

Jerry Mateparae, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 27th day of August 2012

His Excellency the Governor-General in Council

Pursuant to section 41 of the Weights and Measures Act 1987, His Excellency the Governor-General, acting on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council, makes the following regulations.


1 Title
  • These regulations are the Weights and Measures Amendment Regulations 2012.

2 Commencement
  • These regulations come into force on 1 October 2012.

3 Principal regulations
4 Regulation 88 revoked (Warrant to enter dwellinghouse)
5 Schedule 5 amended

Michael Webster,
for 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, which come into force on 1 October 2012, make amendments to the Weights and Measures Regulations 1999 (the principal regulations) that are consequential on the commencement of certain provisions of the Search and Surveillance Act 2012. These regulations revoke regulation 88 and form 3 in Schedule 5 of the principal regulations.

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

Date of notification in Gazette: 30 August 2012.

These regulations are administered by the Ministry of Economic Development.