Health (Drinking Water) Amendment Act 2019

Coat of Arms of New Zealand

Health (Drinking Water) Amendment Act 2019

Public Act
2019 No 41
Date of assent
31 July 2019
see section 2


3Principal Act
4Section 69C amended (Application of sections 69S to 69ZC generally)
5Section 69H replaced (All practicable steps)
69HAll practicable steps
6Section 69P amended (Minister must consult before issuing, adopting, or amending drinking-water standards)
7Section 69R replaced (Commencement of drinking-water standards)
69RCommencement of drinking-water standards
8Section 69S amended (Duty of suppliers in relation to provision of drinking water)
9Section 69U amended (Duty to take reasonable steps to contribute to protection of source of drinking water)
10Section 69V amended (Duty to take all practicable steps to comply with drinking-water standards)
11Section 69Z amended (Duty to prepare and implement water safety plan)
12Section 69ZF amended (Duty to take remedial action if drinking-water standards breached)
13Section 69ZK amended (Director-General may appoint drinking-water assessors)
14Section 69ZP amended (Powers of drinking-water assessors and designated officers)
15Section 69ZZZB amended (Director-General must publish annual report)
16Section 69E amended (Application of sections 69S to 69ZC to water carriers)
17Section 69F amended (Bulk suppliers, networked suppliers, water carriers, and designated ports or airports may elect earlier compliance)
18Section 69G amended (Interpretation)
19Section 69J amended (Drinking-water register)
20Section 69K amended (Applications for registration)
21Section 69O amended (Minister may issue, adopt, amend, or revoke drinking-water standards)
22Section 69ZR amended (Restrictions on exercise of powers)
23Section 69ZX replaced (Register of drinking-water assessors)
69ZXRegister of drinking-water assessors
Legislative history
Administrative information

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows: