Contract and Commercial Law Act 2017

225 Legal requirements relating to layout and format of certain information and writing materials

(1)

In order to meet a legal requirement to which any of sections 222 to 224 apply by electronic means, it is not necessary to comply with a paper-based format requirement.

(2)

In this section and section 239(1)(b)(ii), paper-based format requirement means a legal requirement of the following kind that applies to information in paper or any other non-electronic form:

(a)

a legal requirement relating to the format or layout of information:

(b)

a legal requirement relating to the materials to be used for writing information:

(c)

any similar legal requirement.

Compare: 2002 No 35 s 21