Wine (Non-grape Wine Levy) Order 2015

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  • This order deemed to be revoked at the close of 31 December 2016, unless it has been confirmed by an Act of Parliament passed on or before that date.
3 Interpretation

In this order, unless the context requires another meaning,—

association means the industry organisation known on the commencement of this order as Fruit Wine & Cider Makers Association of New Zealand Incorporated

fruit wine or vegetable wine means the product prepared from the complete or partial fermentation of any fruit, vegetables, grains, cereals, or preparations of fruit, vegetables, grains, or cereals, other than that produced solely from grapes

grape wine means the product of the complete or partial fermentation of fresh grapes, or a mixture of that product and products derived solely from grapes

GST means any goods and services tax payable under the Goods and Services Tax Act 1985

levy means the levy imposed by clause 4

levy money means money paid under this order as a levy

levy year means,—

(a)

for the first levy year, the period starting on the commencement of this order and ending on 30 September 2016:

(b)

for each later levy year, a period of 12 months starting on 1 October and ending on 30 September in the following year

mead means the product prepared from the complete or partial fermentation of honey

non-grape wine

(a)

means any fruit wine or vegetable wine (including cider or perry) or mead; and

(b)

includes any volume of wine or mead described in paragraph (a) that forms part of another drink; but

(c)

does not include grape wine

produce, in relation to non-grape wine, means to carry out the final production of the wine before it is—

(a)

sold for consumption in New Zealand as a drink or part of another drink; or

(b)

exported as a drink or part of another drink

winery means a business undertaking that, for reward or for the purposes of trade, produces non-grape wine.