Climate Change (Eligible Industrial Activities) Amendment Regulations 2018

2018/48

Coat of Arms of New Zealand

Climate Change (Eligible Industrial Activities) Amendment Regulations 2018

Patsy Reddy, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 26th day of March 2018

Present:
Her Excellency the Governor-General in Council

These regulations are made under section 161A(1) of the Climate Change Response Act 2002 on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council and on the recommendation of the Minister for Climate Change.

Regulations

1 Title

These regulations are the Climate Change (Eligible Industrial Activities) Amendment Regulations 2018.

2 Commencement

These regulations come into force on 26 April 2018.

3 Principal regulations

These regulations amend the Climate Change (Eligible Industrial Activities) Regulations 2010 (the principal regulations).

4 Regulation 7 amended (Aluminium smelting)

(1)

Replace regulation 7(4)(h) with:

(h)

5.142, which is the allocative baseline for any 2017 final allocation:

(2)

After regulation 7(4)(i), insert:

(j)

5.130, which is the allocative baseline for any 2019 provisional allocation.

Michael Webster,
Clerk of the Executive Council.

Explanatory note

This note is not part of the regulations, but is intended to indicate their general effect.

These regulations come into force on 26 April 2018. They amend the Climate Change (Eligible Industrial Activities) Regulations 2010 by finalising the allocative baseline for 2017 and adding a provisional allocative baseline for 2019 for products produced by New Zealand Aluminium Smelters Limited. No change is made to the 2018 provisional allocative baseline.

Issued under the authority of the Legislation Act 2012.

Date of notification in Gazette: 29 March 2018.

These regulations are administered by the Ministry for the Environment..