168 Liability for deportation when person outside New Zealand

(1)

A person may become liable for deportation under any of sections 155 to 163 when the person is outside New Zealand and, subject to this section, this Part and Part 7 apply as if the person were in New Zealand.

(2)

Subsection (3) applies to a person who—

(a)

is outside New Zealand; and

(b)

is liable for deportation; and

(c)

holds a visa.

(3)

The person may—

(a)

appeal against his or her liability for deportation; and

(b)

travel to New Zealand during the period in which the appeal can be made; and

(c)

if the person does appeal, travel to New Zealand pending the determination of the appeal.