Climate Change (Eligible Industrial Activities) Amendment Regulations 2020

  • latest version but not yet in force

2020/51

Coat of Arms of New Zealand

Climate Change (Eligible Industrial Activities) Amendment Regulations 2020

Patsy Reddy, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 23rd day of March 2020

Present:
The Right Hon Jacinda Ardern presiding in Council

These regulations are made under section 161A(1) of the Climate Change Response Act 2002

(a)

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

(b)

on the recommendation of the Minister for Climate Change.

Regulations

1 Title

These regulations are the Climate Change (Eligible Industrial Activities) Amendment Regulations 2020.

2 Commencement

These regulations come into force on 16 April 2020.

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)(j) with:

(j)

5.366, which is the allocative baseline for any 2019 final allocation:

(2)

Replace regulation 7(4)(k) with:

(k)

5.391, which is the allocative baseline for any 2020 provisional allocation:

(3)

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

(l)

5.391, which is the allocative baseline for any 2021 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, which come into force on 16 April 2020, amend the Climate Change (Eligible Industrial Activities) Regulations 2010. The amendments—

  • replace the 2019 provisional allocative baseline for products produced by New Zealand Aluminium Smelters Limited with a final allocative baseline; and

  • amend the 2020 provisional allocative baseline for products produced by New Zealand Aluminium Smelters Limited; and

  • insert a 2021 provisional allocative baseline for products produced by New Zealand Aluminium Smelters Limited.

Issued under the authority of the Legislation Act 2012.

Date of notification in Gazette: 26 March 2020.

These regulations are administered by the Ministry for the Environment.