Contraception, Sterilisation, and Abortion Act 1977

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18 Duty of Director-General to compile, maintain, and make available list of abortion service providers


The Director-General must compile and maintain a list of the names and contact details of abortion service providers in New Zealand.


The Director-General may not include in the list the name and contact details of any abortion service provider who advises the Director-General that they do not want their name and contact details included in the list.


The Director-General must ensure that the list, or the information on the list, is accessible to any person on request.

Section 18: replaced, on 24 March 2020, by section 8 of the Abortion Legislation Act 2020 (2020 No 6).