War Pensions Amendment Regulations 2014

  • revoked
  • War Pensions Amendment Regulations 2014: revoked, on 7 December 2014, pursuant to regulation 71(1)(b) of the Veterans’ Support Regulations 2014 (LI 2014/369).

as at 7 December 2014

Coat of Arms of New Zealand

War Pensions Amendment Regulations 2014

(LI 2014/59)

Jerry Mateparae, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 24th day of February 2014

His Excellency the Governor-General in Council

  • War Pensions Amendment Regulations 2014: revoked, on 7 December 2014, pursuant to regulation 71(1)(b) of the Veterans' Support Regulations 2014 (LI 2014/369).


Changes authorised by subpart 2 of Part 2 of the Legislation Act 2012 have been made in this official reprint.

Note 4 at the end of this reprint provides a list of the amendments incorporated.

These regulations are administered by the New Zealand Defence Force.

Pursuant to section 96 of the War Pensions Act 1954, 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 War Pensions Amendment Regulations 2014.

2 Commencement
  • These regulations come into force on 1 April 2014.

3 Principal regulations
4 Regulation 44 amended (Travelling allowances)
5 Schedule 6 amended
  • (1) In Schedule 6, item 1, replace 893.42, 1,060.15, and 223.33 with 905.75, 1,074.78, and 226.41 respectively.

    (2) In Schedule 6, item 2, replace 446.68, 530.05, and 223.33 with 452.84, 537.36, and 226.41 respectively.

6 Schedule 8 amended
  • (1) In Schedule 8, item 1, replace 18,327.81 with 18,580.73.

    (2) In Schedule 8, item 2, replace 8,248.05 with 8,361.87.

7 Schedule 10 amended
  • In Schedule 10, replace 30.72 with 31.14 in each place.

8 Schedule 11 amended
  • In Schedule 11, replace $2,148.62 with $2,178.27.

9 Revocation

 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 April 2014, amend the War Pensions Regulations 1956 by increasing the following by 1.38% (reflecting the increase in the New Zealand Consumers Price Index (All Groups) excluding cigarettes and other tobacco products):

  • the rate of weekly travelling allowances:

  • the maximum rates of war bursaries payable to secondary school students and students of colleges of education, polytechnics, specialist colleges, universities, and wananga:

  • the maximum amounts of motor vehicle loans:

  • the weekly allowance payable to holders of certain specified decorations who are in receipt of war disablement pensions:

  • the annuity payable to holders of the Victoria Cross.

Issued under the authority of the Legislation Act 2012.

Date of notification in Gazette: 27 February 2014.

Reprints notes
1 General
  • This is a reprint of the War Pensions Amendment Regulations 2014 that incorporates all the amendments to those regulations as at the date of the last amendment to them.

2 Legal status
  • Reprints are presumed to correctly state, as at the date of the reprint, the law enacted by the principal enactment and by any amendments to that enactment. Section 18 of the Legislation Act 2012 provides that this reprint, published in electronic form, has the status of an official version under section 17 of that Act. A printed version of the reprint produced directly from this official electronic version also has official status.

3 Editorial and format changes
4 Amendments incorporated in this reprint