National Animal Identification and Tracing (Fees and Forms) Amendment Regulations 2012

2012/394

Coat of Arms of New Zealand

National Animal Identification and Tracing (Fees and Forms) Amendment Regulations 2012

Jerry Mateparae, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 10th day of December 2012

Present:
His Excellency the Governor-General in Council

Pursuant to sections 61 and 69 of the National Animal Identification and Tracing Act 2012, 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 Primary Industries, makes the following regulations.

Regulations

1 Title
  • These regulations are the National Animal Identification and Tracing (Fees and Forms) Amendment Regulations 2012.

2 Commencement
  • These regulations come into force on 10 January 2013.

3 Principal regulations
4 Regulation 4 amended (Fees payable for certain applications)
  • After regulation 4(2), insert:

    • (2A) The fee payable under section 43 of the Act for an application described in section 45 of the Act is $50.

    • (2B) The fee payable under section 43 of the Act for an application described in section 46 of the Act that is referred to the NAIT information system access panel by the NAIT information system administrator is $150.

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 10 January 2013, amend the National Animal Identification and Tracing (Fees and Forms) Regulations 2012 by prescribing 2 new fees for applications under section 45 or 46 of the National Animal Identification and Tracing Act 2012.

Applications can be made under section 45 seeking access to personal information about the applicant or information about an animal under the applicant's day-to-day care. The fee is $50.

Applications can be made under section 46 seeking access to core data (information provided to the NAIT organisation under a legislative requirement) and non-core data (information held by the NAIT organisation under an agreement). An application is made to the administrator of the organisation, and the administrator can determine the application or forward it to the panel for its determination. The fee is $150.


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

Date of notification in Gazette: 13 December 2012.

These regulations are administered by the Ministry for Primary Industries.