Patsy Reddy, Governor-General
At Wellington this 18th day of April 2017
Present:Her Excellency the Governor-General in Council
These rules are made under section 238M of the Education Act 1989—
on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council; and
on the recommendation of the Minister for Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment made after appropriate consultation.
These rules are the International Student Contract Dispute Resolution Scheme Amendment Rules 2017.
These rules come into force on 29 May 2017.
These rules amend the International Student Contract Dispute Resolution Scheme Rules 2016 (the principal rules).
Replace rule 16(4) with:
The adjudicator must give notice in writing to the parties of the final decision and the reasons for the decision.
Replace rule 17 with:
A final decision becomes binding on the parties to a dispute on the date that notice is given in accordance with rule 16(4).
Revoke rule 19(f).
Michael Webster,Clerk of the Executive Council.
These rules, which come into force on 29 May 2017, adjust the International Student Contract Dispute Resolution Scheme Rules 2016 to provide that once an adjudicator has given notice of a final decision under rule 16(4), the decision becomes binding on the parties on the date that the notice is given.
Issued under the authority of the Legislation Act 2012.
Date of notification in Gazette: 20 April 2017.
These rules are administered by the Ministry of Education.