Energy Efficiency and Conservation Act 2000

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Version as at 1 September 2022

Coat of Arms of New Zealand

Energy Efficiency and Conservation Act 2000

Public Act
2000 No 14
Date of assent
15 May 2000
see section 2

The Parliamentary Counsel Office has made editorial and format changes to this version using the powers under subpart 2 of Part 3 of the Legislation Act 2019.

Note 4 at the end of this version provides a list of the amendments included in it.

This Act is administered by the Ministry of Business, Innovation, and Employment.


4Act binds the Crown
6Sustainability principles
7Responsibilities of Minister
8Preparation and issue of initial strategy
9Ongoing obligation to ensure strategy in place
10Purpose and contents of strategy
11Consistency with national policy statements
12Term of strategy
13Preparation of draft strategy
14Approval of draft strategy by Minister if draft prepared by Authority
15Public notice of draft strategy
16Submissions on draft strategy
17Publication of strategy
18Replacement strategy
19Amendments to strategy
20Energy Efficiency and Conservation Authority
23Authority to comply with Government policy and Minister’s directions [Repealed]
24Membership of Authority
25Eligibility for appointment as member of Authority
26Resignation from office [Repealed]
27Appointment of chairperson and deputy chairperson [Repealed]
28Exercise of chairperson’s functions, powers, and duties by deputy chairperson [Repealed]
29Authority deemed to be public authority [Repealed]
30Annual report on performance [Repealed]
31Further provisions applying to Authority
32Transfer of employees
33Protection of terms and conditions of employment
34Continuity of employment
35No compensation for technical redundancy
37Incorporation of material by reference [Repealed]
38Confidentiality of information
40Amendment to Ombudsmen Act 1975 [Repealed]
41Amendment to Official Information Act 1982 [Repealed]
42Amendment to Public Finance Act 1989 [Repealed]