Family Violence Regulations 2019

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Coat of Arms of New Zealand

Family Violence Regulations 2019

Patsy Reddy, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 13th day of May 2019

Her Excellency the Governor-General in Council

These regulations are made under sections 249 and 250 of the Family Violence Act 2018


on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council; and


on the recommendation of the Minister of Justice.


3Interpretation: general
4Transitional, savings, and related provisions
5Forms related to Police safety orders
6Temporary protection order issued under section 46 of Act: information to be sent to Family Court
7Temporary protection order issued under section 46 of Act: service
8General entitlement to sum for fees, allowances, and travelling expenses
9Exception: court may disallow whole or part of sum
10Exception: special requirements for certain respondents or associated respondents
11Interpretation: public registers
12Application: public registers affected
13Application forms may be approved for certain public registers
14Application for direction
15When separate applications required
16Decision to be made without delay
17Notice of result of application
18Period during which information not to be disclosed
19Period after which direction ceases to be in force
20Complaints to Privacy Commissioner
22Effect of direction on indexes provided by Registrar-General
23Disclosure of information under Births, Deaths, Marriages, and Relationships Registration Act 1995 for administration of estates
24Disclosure of information under Land Transfer Act 2017 for certain purposes
Explanatory note
Administrative Information