Misuse of Drugs (Drug and Substance Checking Service Providers) Regulations 2022

2022/93

Coat of Arms of New Zealand

Misuse of Drugs (Drug and Substance Checking Service Providers) Regulations 2022

Cindy Kiro, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 4th day of April 2022

Present:
Her Excellency the Governor-General in Council

These regulations are made under sections 37 and 37B of the Misuse of Drugs Act 1975

(a)

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

(b)

on the recommendation of the Minister of Health.

Contents

1Title
2Commencement
3Interpretation
4Transitional, savings, and related provisions
5Information that must be included in or accompany licence application
6Application to renew licence
7Existing licence continues if application to renew made within specified period
8Director-General of Health may request information, etc
9Decision on application to renew licence
10Review of decision on application to renew licence
11National Drug Intelligence Bureau is drug information body
12General licence conditions set out in regulations 13 to 18
13Service provider must assess, and maintain or improve, accessibility
14Service provider must provide drugs or substances to National Drug Intelligence Bureau on request
15Service provider must not store controlled drugs or psychoactive substances on residential premises
16Service provider must notify Director-General of Health of change in responsible persons
17Service provider must provide records to Director-General of Health on or before surrender of licence
18Service provider must retain records for 1 year unless otherwise specified
19Periods for which service provider must retain records under section 35DDJ of Act
20Principal regulations
21Regulation 28 amended (Custody of controlled drugs)
22New regulation 52A inserted (Application of regulations to drug and substance checking service providers and their users)
52AApplication of regulations to drug and substance checking service providers and their users
Explanatory note
Administrative Information