Education Act 1989

  • repealed
  • Education Act 1989: repealed, on 1 August 2020, by section 669(3)(b) of the Education and Training Act 2020 (2020 No 38).


Heading: inserted, on 1 January 1991, by section 37 of the Education Amendment Act 1990 (1990 No 60).

165 Institutions to be governed by councils


The governing body of NZIST is its council, the members of which are appointed under section 222G.


The governing body of every other institution is its council constituted in accordance with this Part.


A reference in any enactment to the council or other governing body of an institution referred to in subsection (2) must be construed as a reference to the council of the institution.


Subject to section 193(2), all acts or things done in the name of, or on behalf of, an institution with the authority of, or of a delegate of, the council or the chief executive are to be treated as being done by the institution.

Section 165: replaced, on 1 April 2020, by section 20 of the Education (Vocational Education and Training Reform) Amendment Act 2020 (2020 No 1).