Kia ora. The authoritative source of Acts, Bills & Legislative Instruments.

You can read and download any of these for free.

Website survey

Tell us how well the website works for you, with our four-question survey …

News

  • View a collection of legislation produced in response to COVID-19.
  • For everything you need to know about COVID-19, go to covid19.govt.nz.
  • 2019 table of Legislative Instruments and the Acts under which they were made is now available online. 14 February 2020. more …
  • The GST increase to 15% from 1 October 2010 is not automatically shown in fees and charges on this website. 14 September 2010. more …

About this website

This website provides Acts, Bills, Legislative Instruments, and Supplementary Order Papers, and links to Other Instruments. It is owned and updated by the Parliamentary Counsel Office. More about what's on the site and how it works …

Official legislation: The website provides official versions of legislation. Which versions are official? What does "official" mean? Find out …

Disclaimer …

This site is updated regularly by the Parliamentary Counsel Office, which drafts and publishes most New Zealand legislation.

Last updated: Tuesday, 22 September 2020 4:47 p.m.