Animal Products (Dairy Industry Fees, Charges, and Levies) Amendment Regulations 2018

2018/93

Coat of Arms of New Zealand

Animal Products (Dairy Industry Fees, Charges, and Levies) Amendment Regulations 2018

Patsy Reddy, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 28th day of May 2018

Present:
Her Excellency the Governor-General in Council

These regulations are made under section 118 of the Animal Products Act 1999

(a)

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

(b)

on the recommendation of the Minister for Food Safety made after being satisfied that the requirements of sections 113 and 115 of that Act have been met.

Regulations

1 Title

These regulations are the Animal Products (Dairy Industry Fees, Charges, and Levies) Amendment Regulations 2018.

2 Commencement

These regulations come into force on 1 July 2018.

3 Principal regulations

These regulations amend the Animal Products (Dairy Industry Fees, Charges, and Levies) Regulations 2015 (the principal regulations).

4 Schedule amended

(1)

In the Schedule, Part 1, item relating to development and maintenance of New Zealand standards, performance monitoring, and dairy residue monitoring, replace “$3,441,944” with “$4,935,867”.

(2)

In the Schedule, Part 1, item relating to development and maintenance of market access standards and programme and export standards, replace “$1,258,824” with “$1,355,100”.

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, which come into force on 1 July 2018, amend the Animal Products (Dairy Industry Fees, Charges, and Levies) Regulations 2015. The amendments—

  • increase the levy payable by large processors in relation to the development and maintenance of New Zealand standards, performance monitoring, and dairy residue monitoring, to reflect an increase in the cost to the Ministry for Primary Industries of providing these services; and

  • increase the levy payable by large exporters in relation to the development and maintenance of market access standards and programme and export standards, to reflect an increase in the cost to the Ministry for Primary Industries of providing these services.

These regulations are a confirmable instrument under section 47B of the Legislation Act 2012. They are revoked at the close of 30 June 2019, unless earlier confirmed by an Act of Parliament. That stated time is the applicable deadline under section 47C(1)(a) of that Act.

Regulatory impact assessment

The Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) prepared a Stage 2 Cost Recovery Impact Statement (CRIS2) for these regulations on 3 April 2018 to help inform the decisions taken by the Government relating to the contents of this instrument. The MPI Regulatory Impact Analysis Panel reviewed the CRIS2 and considered that the information and analysis summarised in it met the panel’s current understanding of the quality assurance criteria.

Issued under the authority of the Legislation Act 2012.

Date of notification in Gazette: 31 May 2018.

These regulations are administered by the Ministry for Primary Industries.