Arms Act 1983

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18AAD Permit to import issued for items to be brought or sent into New Zealand in single consignment or multiple consignments


A permit may be issued under section 18, 18AA, or 18AAB only in relation to items that are to be brought or sent into New Zealand—


in a single consignment at the same time; or


in multiple consignments, with a period of not more than 30 days between the arrival of the first and last consignments.


If, after the issue of a permit referred to in subsection (1), any item to which the permit relates is not included in a consignment referred to in subsection (1), the permit ceases to apply in relation to that item.

Section 18AAD: inserted, on 25 June 2020, by section 30 of the Arms Legislation Act 2020 (2020 No 23).