Customs and Excise Act 2018 Commencement Order 2018

2018/148

Coat of Arms of New Zealand

Customs and Excise Act 2018 Commencement Order 2018

Patsy Reddy, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 20th day of August 2018

Present:
Her Excellency the Governor-General in Council

This order is made under section 2(2)(b), (3)(a)(ii) and (b), and (4) of the Customs and Excise Act 2018 on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council.

Order

1 Title

This order is the Customs and Excise Act 2018 Commencement Order 2018.

2 Commencement of Customs and Excise Act 2018

(1)

For the purposes of section 2(2)(b) and (3)(a)(ii) of the Customs and Excise Act 2018, 1 October 2018 is specified.

(2)

For the purposes of section 2(3)(b) and (4) and paragraph (b) of the definition of specified date in section 2(5) of that Act, the specified date is 1 October 2018.

Michael Webster,
Clerk of the Executive Council.

Explanatory note

This note is not part of the order, but is intended to indicate its general effect.

Clauses 16 and 26(1) to (3) and Part 5 of Schedule 3 of the Customs and Excise Act 2018 came into force on 30 March 2018, being the day after the date on which the Act received the Royal assent.

This order brings the rest of the Act into force on 1 October 2018.

Issued under the authority of the Legislation Act 2012.

Date of notification in Gazette: 23 August 2018.

This order is administered by the New Zealand Customs Service.