New Zealand Public Health and Disability (Alcohol Levy) Order 2022

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New Zealand Public Health and Disability (Alcohol Levy) Order 2022

Cindy Kiro, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 23rd day of May 2022

Present:
The Right Hon Jacinda Ardern presiding in Council

This order is made under clause 4 of Schedule 4A of the New Zealand Public Health and Disability Act 2000

(a)

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

(b)

following a determination by the Minister of Health made in accordance with clause 3 of Schedule 4A of that Act.

Order

1 Title

This order is the New Zealand Public Health and Disability (Alcohol Levy) Order 2022.

2 Commencement

This order comes into force on 30 June 2022.

3 Interpretation
4 Amounts of levy set out in Schedule

The amount of levy payable under clause 5 of Schedule 4A of the Act for each class of alcohol for the financial year beginning on 1 July 2022 is set out in the third column of the Schedule.

5 Rates determined for classes of alcohol described as having variable rate

The rates used to determine the levy for the classes of alcohol described in the table in Schedule 4B of the Act as having a variable rate (classes B, E, and F) are set out in the second column of the Schedule.

Schedule Rate and amount of levy for each class of alcohol

cls 4, 5

Class of alcoholRate applied for purposes of clause 3 of Schedule 4A of ActAmount of levy (dollars per litre of alcohol)
A1.50%0.005594
B4.37%0.016282
C8.00%0.029833
D10.00%0.037291
E16.99%0.063343
F38.66%0.144172

Michael Webster,
Clerk of the Executive Council.

Explanatory note

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

This order, which comes into force on 30 June 2022,—

Issued under the authority of the Legislation Act 2019.

Date of notification in Gazette: 26 May 2022.

This order is administered by the Ministry of Health.