Health and Safety at Work (Hazardous Substances) Regulations 2017

4.4 Workers who do not require certificate

Regulation 4.1 does not apply to the following persons when performing their official duties:

(a)

an inspector or any other person who may exercise the powers of an inspector under the Act:

(b)

an enforcement officer appointed under the HSNO Act:

(c)

a member of the Civil Staff employed by the New Zealand Defence Force under the Defence Act 1990 whose duties include the collection, storage, or disposal of explosives:

(d)

an ACVM officer appointed under the Agricultural Compounds and Veterinary Medicines Act 1997:

(e)

a person appointed as a Customs officer for the purposes of the Customs and Excise Act 1996 by the chief executive within the meaning of that Act:

(f)

an authorised person within the meaning of section 6 of the Fire and Emergency New Zealand Act 2017:

(g)

a member of the New Zealand Police:

(h)

an aviation security officer employed in the Aviation Security Service under the Civil Aviation Act 1990.