Children’s Act 2014

Reprints notes
1 General

This is a reprint of the Children’s Act 2014 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

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

Education and Training Act 2020 (2020 No 38): section 668

Children’s Amendment Act 2018 (2018 No 58)

Customs and Excise Act 2018 (2018 No 4): section 443(3)

Vulnerable Children (Regulated Services) Regulations 2018 (LI 2018/45)

Vulnerable Children Amendment Act 2017 (2017 No 32)

Children, Young Persons, and Their Families (Oranga Tamariki) Legislation Act 2017 (2017 No 31): section 149

Statutes Amendment Act 2016 (2016 No 104): Part 28

Vulnerable Children (Specified Organisations and Regulated Services) Regulations 2016 (LI 2016/164): regulation 6

Vulnerable Children Act Commencement Order 2015 (LI 2015/107)

Vulnerable Children (Children’s Worker Safety Checking—Indecency Offence) Amendment Act 2015 (2015 No 46)