Health and Safety at Work (Hazardous Substances) Regulations 2017

18.2 Application

(1)

This Part applies to a laboratory if—

(a)

the laboratory uses hazardous substances in research and development, analytical testing, or teaching; and

(b)

none of those hazardous substances, or any substance created from their use, is sold by that laboratory as a substance or in a product containing, or derived from, 1 or more of those substances.

(2)

Despite subclause (1)(b), this Part applies to the laboratory if a substance referred to in subclause (1)(b) is sold by that laboratory to—

(a)

another laboratory in New Zealand that complies with this Part; or

(b)

a laboratory outside New Zealand if—

(i)

the laboratory in New Zealand complies with this Part; and

(ii)

the laboratory in New Zealand holds evidence that the hazardous substance or the substance will be used by the laboratory outside of New Zealand in research and development, analytical testing, or teaching; and

(iii)

the laboratory in New Zealand produces that evidence to WorkSafe on request.

Compare: SR 2001/115 r 4