Privacy Amendment Act 2009

  • repealed
  • Privacy Amendment Act 2009: repealed, on 1 December 2020, pursuant to section 216(1) of the Privacy Act 2020 (2020 No 31).

Reprint as at 1 December 2020

Coat of Arms of New Zealand

Privacy Amendment Act 2009

Public Act
2009 No 39
Date of assent
27 October 2009
see section 2

Privacy Amendment Act 2009: repealed, on 1 December 2020, pursuant to section 216(1) of the Privacy Act 2020 (2020 No 31).


Changes authorised by subpart 2 of Part 2 of the Legislation Act 2012 have been made in this official reprint.

Note 4 at the end of this reprint provides a list of the amendments incorporated.

This Act is administered by the Ministry of Justice.

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title

This Act is the Privacy Amendment Act 2009.

2 Commencement

This Act comes into force on 1 December 2009.

3 Principal Act amended

This Act amends the Privacy Act 1993.

4 Schedule 5 amended

Schedule 5 is amended in the manner set out in the Schedule of this Act.

Schedule  Schedule 5 amended

s 4

Insert after the item relating to Vehicles of interest under the heading Police Records:

Vehicles impounded under Land Transport Act 1998Particulars of an impounded vehicle, including make, model, type, registration plate number, vehicle identification number; the section of the Land Transport Act 1998 under which it is impounded, the date on which it was impounded, and the place where it is impounded; whether any appeals are yet to be determined; particulars of the person who was driving the vehicle immediately before its impoundment, including the full name, full address, telephone number, occupation, driver licence number, andMinistry of Justice (access is limited to giving effect to action taken, under Part 3 of the Summary Proceedings Act 1957, to enforce the payment of fines, reparation, and related payments)
date of birth of that person and the same particulars also for every person, other than that driver, who is registered in respect of the vehicle
Reprints notes
1 General

This is a reprint of the Privacy Amendment Act 2009 that incorporates all the amendments to that Act as at the date of the last amendment to it.

2 Legal status

Reprints are presumed to correctly state, as at the date of the reprint, the law enacted by the principal enactment and by any amendments to that enactment. Section 18 of the Legislation Act 2012 provides that this reprint, published in electronic form, has the status of an official version under section 17 of that Act. A printed version of the reprint produced directly from this official electronic version also has official status.

3 Editorial and format changes

Editorial and format changes to reprints are made using the powers under sections 24 to 26 of the Legislation Act 2012. See also

4 Amendments incorporated in this reprint

Privacy Act 2020 (2020 No 31): section 216(1)