This note is not part of the regulations, but is intended to indicate their general effect.
These regulations, which come into force on 9 December 2014, amend the Social Security (Temporary Additional Support) Regulations 2005.
The amendments extend from 24 months to 48 months the period in which certain payments related to the Canterbury earthquake are to be exempt from being treated as cash assets for the purpose of determining eligibility for temporary additional support.
Date of notification in Gazette: 11 December 2014.
These regulations are administered by the Ministry of Social Development.