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:


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


an enforcement officer appointed under the HSNO Act:


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:


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


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:


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


a member of the New Zealand Police:


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