Education (Disestablishment of Bay of Plenty Polytechnic and Waiariki Institute of Technology and Incorporation into Waiariki Bay of Plenty Polytechnic) Order 2016

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Education (Disestablishment of Bay of Plenty Polytechnic and Waiariki Institute of Technology and Incorporation into Waiariki Bay of Plenty Polytechnic) Order 2016

Jerry Mateparae, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 26th day of January 2016

Present:
The Right Hon John Key presiding in Council

This order is made under sections 162(2) and 164(1) and (4) of the Education Act 1989,—

(a)

on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council; and

(b)

on the recommendation of the Minister of the Crown responsible for the administration of Part 13 of that Act given in accordance with sections 162(3) and (4) and 164(5) of that Act.

Order

1 Title

This order is the Education (Disestablishment of Bay of Plenty Polytechnic and Waiariki Institute of Technology and Incorporation into Waiariki Bay of Plenty Polytechnic) Order 2016.

2 Commencement

(1)

Clauses 3 and 4 come into force on 1 February 2016.

(2)

The rest of this order comes into force on 1 May 2016.

3 Waiariki Bay of Plenty Polytechnic established

The Waiariki Bay of Plenty Polytechnic is established.

4 People who are to constitute Waiariki Bay of Plenty Polytechnic

The people who constitute the Waiariki Bay of Plenty Polytechnic are—

(a)

its Council and chief executive; and

(b)

its teaching staff and general staff; and

(c)

its graduates and students; and

(d)

such other people or classes of people as the Council from time to time determines.

5 Bay of Plenty Polytechnic disestablished and incorporated into Waiariki Bay of Plenty Polytechnic

The institution that, immediately before the commencement of this clause, was called Bay of Plenty Polytechnic is disestablished and incorporated into Waiariki Bay of Plenty Polytechnic.

6 Waiariki Institute of Technology disestablished and incorporated into Waiariki Bay of Plenty Polytechnic

The institution that, immediately before the commencement of this clause, was called Waiariki Institute of Technology is disestablished and incorporated into Waiariki Bay of Plenty Polytechnic.

Michael Webster,
Clerk of the Executive Council.

Explanatory note

This note is not part of the order, but is intended to indicate its general effect.

This order disestablishes Bay of Plenty Polytechnic and Waiariki Institute of Technology and incorporates them into a new Waiariki Bay of Plenty Polytechnic, which is established by this order. The clauses of the order relating to the establishment of Waiariki Bay of Plenty Polytechnic come into force on 1 February 2016. The rest of the order comes into force on 1 May 2016.

Issued under the authority of the Legislation Act 2012.

Date of notification in Gazette: 28 January 2016.

This order is administered by the Ministry of Education.