Shipping Act 1987

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Reprint as at 1 July 2013

Shipping Act 1987

Public Act1987 No 183
Date of assent20 July 1987
Commencementsee section 1(2)


Changes authorised by section 17C of the Acts and Regulations Publication Act 1989 have been made in this reprint.

A general outline of these changes is set out in the notes at the end of this reprint, together with other explanatory material about this reprint.

This Act is administered by the Ministry of Transport.

An Act to promote fair dealing and safeguard competition in New Zealand's outwards shipping services, and to discourage discrimination against New Zealand shipping and trading interests by foreign governments