Land Transport (Approved Vehicle Surveillance Equipment) Notice 2021

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Land Transport (Approved Vehicle Surveillance Equipment) Notice 2021

This notice is made by the Minister of Police under section 2(1) of the Land Transport Act 1998.

Notice

1 Title

This notice is the Land Transport (Approved Vehicle Surveillance Equipment) Notice 2021.

2 Commencement

This notice comes into force on 6 December 2021.

3 Approval of REDFLEXspeed radar NK7 speed camera system

(1)

The vehicle surveillance equipment to which subclause (2) applies is approved as a kind of vehicle surveillance equipment for the purposes of the Land Transport Act 1998.

(2)

The vehicle surveillance equipment to which this subclause applies is the REDFLEXspeed radar NK7 speed camera system—

(a)

together with any mounting system (for example, a mounting pole and housing, a gantry mount and housing, a tripod mounting system, or a mobile mounting system including, without limitation, a mobile mounting system in or on a motor vehicle or a trailer); and

(b)

with or without all or any of the following:

(i)

a synchronised flash unit:

(ii)

a flash unit mounting system (for example, a mounting pole or a mobile mounting system):

(iii)

a computer network modem or data cable:

(iv)

a portable device for storing data:

(v)

a device for transmitting data:

(vi)

a power supply device for the camera system, flash unit, or both.

(3)

For the purposes of subclause (2)(b)(iv), portable device for storing data means a device, with or without a USB interface, that records, retains, or stores data (including data relating to the system’s deployment site) in a way that allows the data to be used and to be retrieved, uploaded, or reproduced.

(4)

For the purposes of subclause (2)(b)(v), device for transmitting data means a device, with or without a USB interface, that (wirelessly or by a physical connection, and at any time or times) transmits, or allows (automatic or preset, or on-site or remotely directed) transmission of, data (including data relating to the system’s deployment site)—

(a)

directly or indirectly to a computer system for the time being maintained by or on behalf of the Police for purposes of or including reception of data transmitted from vehicle surveillance equipment; and

(b)

in a way that allows the data to be used and to be retrieved, uploaded, or reproduced.

Dated at Wellington this 22nd day of November 2021.

Hon Poto Williams,
Minister of Police.

Explanatory note

This note is not part of the notice, but is intended to indicate its general effect.

This notice, which comes into force on 6 December 2021, approves the REDFLEXspeed radar NK7 speed camera system (whether operated in fixed or mobile application) as a kind of vehicle surveillance equipment for the purposes of the Land Transport Act 1998. This notice, which revokes and replaces a similar 2014 notice, approves that camera system—

  • together with any mounting system (for example, a mounting pole and housing, a gantry mount and housing, a tripod mounting system, or a mobile mounting system, including, without limitation, a mobile mounting system in or on a motor vehicle or a trailer); and

  • with or without any synchronised flash unit, whether that flash unit is used with or without a flash unit mounting system (for example, a mounting pole or a mobile mounting system).

Issued under the authority of the Legislation Act 2019.

Date of notification in Gazette: 2 December 2021.

This notice is administered by the New Zealand Police.