Arms Legislation Act 2020

  • Corrections have been made to sections 63, 90, 95, and 104, and Schedule 1 on 7 July 2020, and section 94 on 17 July 2020, under section 25(1)(j)(iii) of the Legislation Act 2012
62 Section 38 amended (Removal of pistol, prohibited firearm, prohibited magazine, or restricted weapon out of New Zealand)

(1)

Replace section 38(1) with:

(1)

A holder of a firearms licence who intends to remove any pistol, prohibited firearm, prohibited magazine, or restricted weapon from New Zealand must—

(a)

give not less than 4 days’ notice of the intended removal to a member of the Police; and

(b)

deliver to a Police station their firearms licence for amendment of the endorsement.

(2)

Replace section 38(2) with:

(2)

A person commits an offence and is liable on conviction to a fine not exceeding $2,000 if the person, without reasonable excuse, contravenes subsection (1).