Notification of liability for deportation

170 Deportation liability notice

(1)

A deportation liability notice must be served on a person liable for deportation if it is intended to execute the deportation of the person.

(2)

Subsection (1) applies unless—

(a)

the person is liable for deportation on the grounds of being unlawfully in New Zealand; or

(b)

the person is named in a deportation order under section 163.

(3)

If a deportation liability notice is served by way of personal service, it may be served only by an immigration officer or by another person on behalf of an immigration officer.

Section 170(3): replaced, on 7 May 2015, by section 45 of the Immigration Amendment Act 2015 (2015 No 48).