New Zealand Public Health and Disability (Health Promotion Agency Levy) Order 2017

2017/85

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New Zealand Public Health and Disability (Health Promotion Agency Levy) Order 2017

Hon Sir William Young, Administrator of the Government

Order in Council

At Wellington this 8th day of May 2017

Present:
His Excellency the Administrator of the Government in Council

This order is made under clause 4 of Schedule 4A of the New Zealand Public Health and Disability Act 2000—

(a)

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

(b)

following a determination by the Minister of Health made in accordance with clause 3 of Schedule 4A of that Act.

Order

1 Title

This order is the New Zealand Public Health and Disability (Health Promotion Agency Levy) Order 2017.

2 Commencement

This order comes into force on 1 July 2017.

3 Interpretation
4 Amounts of levy set out in Schedule

The amount of levy payable under clause 5 of Schedule 4A of the Act for each class of alcohol for the financial year beginning on 1 July 2017 is set out in the third column of the Schedule.

5 Rates determined for classes of alcohol described as having variable rates

The rates used to determine the levy for the classes of alcohol described in the table in Schedule 4B of the Act as having a variable rate (classes B, E, and F) are set out in the second column of the Schedule.

Schedule Rate and amount of levy for each class of alcohol

cls 4, 5

Class of alcoholRate applied for purposes of clause 3 of Schedule 4A of ActAmount of levy (dollars per litre of alcohol)
A1.50%0.005409
B4.48%0.016152
C8.00%0.028847
D10.00%0.036059
E17.83%0.064281
F34.41%0.124064

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, which comes into force on 1 July 2017,—

Issued under the authority of the Legislation Act 2012.

Date of notification in Gazette: 11 May 2017.

This order is administered by the Ministry of Health.