This note is not part of the regulations, but is intended to indicate their general effect.
These regulations, which come into force on the 28th day after the date of their notification in the Gazette, amend the United Nations Sanctions (Democratic People's Republic of Korea) Regulations 2006 (the principal regulations).
These regulations give effect to resolution 2094 (2013) of the Security Council of the United Nations adopted on 7 March 2013 calling for the imposition of sanctions in respect of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK). The regulations amend the principal regulations to—
prohibit an aircraft from taking off from, landing in, or flying over New Zealand, if the aircraft is carrying goods the importation or exportation of which is prohibited:
expand the asset freeze sanctions to include assets, money, or securities that could contribute to DPRK's nuclear-related, ballistic missile-related, or other weapons of mass destruction-related programmes, to other activities prohibited by the principal regulations, or to the evasion of sanctions that apply to DPRK:
extend the prohibition on persons entering, or transiting through, New Zealand from designated persons and members of their immediate family to include individuals acting on behalf of, or on the direction of, a designated person and individuals assisting in the evasion of the prohibition.
Date of notification in Gazette: 13 June 2013.
These regulations are administered by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade.