Customs Import Prohibition (Coins and Bank Notes) Order 2019

Version as at 1 July 2022

Coat of Arms of New Zealand

Customs Import Prohibition (Coins and Bank Notes) Order 2019

(LI 2019/210)

Patsy Reddy, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 26th day of August 2019

Present:
Her Excellency the Governor-General in Council

Note

The Parliamentary Counsel Office has made editorial and format changes to this version using the powers under subpart 2 of Part 3 of the Legislation Act 2019.

Note 4 at the end of this version provides a list of the amendments included in it.

This order is administered by the New Zealand Customs Service.

This order is made under section 96 of the Customs and Excise Act 2018

(a)

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

(b)

on the recommendation of the Minister of Customs made after being satisfied of the matter set out in section 96(5) of that Act.

Order

1 Title

This order is the Customs Import Prohibition (Coins and Bank Notes) Order 2019.

2 Commencement

This order comes into force on 1 October 2019.

Order: confirmed, on 12 December 2020, by section 10(b) of the Subordinate Legislation Confirmation Act 2020 (2020 No 66).

3 Interpretation

In this order, bank note has the same meaning as in section 5(1) of the Reserve Bank of New Zealand Act 2021.

Clause 3: amended, on 1 July 2022, by section 300(2) of the Reserve Bank of New Zealand Act 2021 (2021 No 31).

4 Importation of false or counterfeit coin or bank note prohibited

The importation of a false or counterfeit coin or bank note is prohibited.

5 Importation prohibited of coin or bank note that is intended for circulation and that is not legal tender

The importation of a coin or bank note is prohibited if the coin or bank note is—

(a)

intended for circulation in New Zealand; and

(b)

not legal tender in New Zealand.

Michael Webster,
Clerk of the Executive Council.

Issued under the authority of the Legislation Act 2019.

Date of notification in Gazette: 29 August 2019.

Notes
1 General

This is a consolidation of the Customs Import Prohibition (Coins and Bank Notes) Order 2019 that incorporates the amendments made to the legislation so that it shows the law as at its stated date.

2 Legal status

A consolidation is taken to correctly state, as at its stated date, the law enacted or made by the legislation consolidated and by the amendments. This presumption applies unless the contrary is shown.

Section 78 of the Legislation Act 2019 provides that this consolidation, published as an electronic version, is an official version. A printed version of legislation that is produced directly from this official electronic version is also an official version.

3 Editorial and format changes

The Parliamentary Counsel Office makes editorial and format changes to consolidations using the powers under subpart 2 of Part 3 of the Legislation Act 2019. See also PCO editorial conventions for consolidations.

4 Amendments incorporated in this consolidation

Reserve Bank of New Zealand Act 2021 (2021 No 31): section 300(2)

Subordinate Legislation Confirmation Act 2020 (2020 No 66): section 10(b)