Notes
1 General

This is a consolidation of the Civil Defence Emergency Management Act 2002 that incorporates the amendments made to the legislation so that it shows the law as at its stated date.

2 Legal status

A consolidation is taken to correctly state, as at its stated date, the law enacted or made by the legislation consolidated and by the amendments. This presumption applies unless the contrary is shown.

Section 78 of the Legislation Act 2019 provides that this consolidation, published as an electronic version, is an official version. A printed version of legislation that is produced directly from this official electronic version is also an official version.

3 Editorial and format changes

The Parliamentary Counsel Office makes editorial and format changes to consolidations using the powers under subpart 2 of Part 3 of the Legislation Act 2019. See also PCO editorial conventions for consolidations.

4 Amendments incorporated in this consolidation

Te Ture mō te Hararei Tūmatanui o te Kāhui o Matariki 2022/Te Kāhui o Matariki Public Holiday Act 2022 (2022 No 14): wehenga 7/section 7

Water Services Act 2021 (2021 No 36): section 206(1)

Secondary Legislation Act 2021 (2021 No 7): section 3

Public Service Act 2020 (2020 No 40): section 135

COVID-19 Public Health Response Act 2020 (2020 No 12): Part 3

Building Amendment Act 2019 (2019 No 27): Part 2 subpart 1

Social Security Act 2018 (2018 No 32): section 459

Civil Defence Emergency Management Amendment Act 2017 (2017 No 33)

Fire and Emergency New Zealand Act 2017 (2017 No 17): section 197

Civil Defence Emergency Management Amendment Act 2016 (2016 No 88) (as amended by Civil Defence Emergency Management Amendment Act 2016 Amendment Act 2016 (2016 No 92))

District Court Act 2016 (2016 No 49): section 261

Health and Safety at Work Act 2015 (2015 No 70): section 232

Holidays (Full Recognition of Waitangi Day and ANZAC Day) Amendment Act 2013 (2013 No 19): section 8

Legislation Act 2012 (2012 No 119): section 77(3)

Civil Defence Emergency Management Amendment Act 2012 (2012 No 6)

Criminal Procedure Act 2011 (2011 No 81): section 413

Policing Act 2008 (2008 No 72): sections 116(a)(ii), 130(1)

Building Act 2004 (2004 No 72): section 414

Local Government Act 2002 (2002 No 84): section 262

Civil Defence Emergency Management Act 2002 (2002 No 33): Schedule 1AA clause 7

Public Finance Act 1989 (1989 No 44): section 65R(3)