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COVID-19 legislation

Page last updated 28 May 2020

A collection of legislation produced in response to COVID-19.

Acts
Bills
Legislative Instruments
Gazette notices drafted by Parliamentary Counsel Office
Other notices and resources

Acts

COVID-19 Public Health Response Act 2020

COVID-19 Response (Further Management Measures) Legislation Act 2020

COVID-19 Response (Requirements For Entities—Modifications and Exemptions) Act 2020

COVID-19 Response (Taxation and Other Regulatory Urgent Measures) Act 2020

COVID-19 Response (Taxation and Social Assistance Urgent Measures) Act 2020

COVID-19 Response (Urgent Management Measures) Legislation Act 2020

Immigration (COVID-19 Response) Amendment Act 2020

Imprest Supply (Third for 2019/20) Act 2020

Remuneration Authority (COVID-19 Measures) Amendment Act 2020

Bills

Bills listed here have not been enacted. For their progress and history, follow the Progress links to the Parliament website.

Overseas Investment (Urgent Measures) Amendment BillProgress of Bill

Social Security (COVID-19 Income Relief Payment to be Income) Amendment BillProgress of Bill

Legislative Instruments

COVID-19 Public Health Response (Alert Level 2) Order 2020

COVID-19 Public Health Response (Alert Level 2) Amendment Order 2020

Credit Contracts and Consumer Finance (Exemptions For COVID-19) Amendment Regulations 2020

Credit Contracts and Consumer Finance (Exemptions for COVID-19) Amendment Regulations (No 2) 2020

Customs and Excise (Refunds and Remissions) Amendment Regulations 2020

Education (Early Childhood Services) Amendment Regulations 2020

Epidemic Preparedness (Customs and Excise Act 2018—Appeals) Immediate Modification Order 2020

Epidemic Preparedness (Employment Relations Act 2000—Collective Bargaining) Immediate Modification Order 2020

Epidemic Preparedness (Local Government Act 2002) Immediate Modification Order 2020

Epidemic Preparedness (Oaths and Declarations Act 1957) Immediate Modification Order 2020

Epidemic Preparedness (Protection of Personal and Property Rights Act 1988—Enduring Powers of Attorney) Immediate Modification Order 2020

Epidemic Preparedness (Sale and Supply of Alcohol Act 2012—Licence Application Inquiries) Immediate Modification Order 2020

Epidemic Preparedness (Social Security Act 2018—Temporary Additional Support) Immediate Modification Order 2020

Epidemic Preparedness (Wills Act 2007—Signing and Witnessing of Wills) Immediate Modification Order 2020

Financial Advisers (Custodian Assurance Engagement Relief—COVID-19) Exemption Notice 2020

Financial Markets Conduct (Financial Reporting and Other Relief—COVID-19) Exemption Notice 2020

Fire and Emergency New Zealand (COVID-19—Fire Safety, Evacuation Procedures, and Evacuation Schemes) Amendment Regulations 2020

Food (Exemption from Compliance with Verification Requirements) Regulations 2020

Goods and Services Tax (Grants and Subsidies) Amendment Order 2020

Health Act (COVID-19 Alert Level 3) Order 2020

Health Act (COVID-19 Alert Level 3) Amendment Order 2020

Health Act (COVID-19 Alert Level 3) Amendment Order (No 2) 2020

Health Act (COVID-19 Alert Level 3) Amendment Order (No 3) 2020

High Court (COVID-19 Preparedness) Amendment Rules 2020

Immigration (Carriers' Information Obligations) Amendment Regulations 2020

Immigration (Carriers' Information Obligations) Amendment Regulations (No 2) 2020

Immigration (Visa, Entry Permission, and Related Matters) Amendment Regulations 2020

Infectious and Notifiable Diseases Order 2020

Infectious and Notifiable Diseases Order (No 2) 2020

Land Transport (Motor Vehicle Registration and Licensing) (COVID-19—Extension of Duration of Motor Vehicle Licences) Amendment Regulations 2020

New Zealand Business Number (Organisation Parts Data) Order 2020

Public and Community Housing Management (Prescribed Elements of Calculation Mechanism) (COVID-19 Income Relief Payment to be Income) Amendment Regulations 2020

Social Security (COVID-19—Temporary Additional Support and Expiry and Regrant of Benefits) Amendment Regulations 2020

Social Security (Exemption from Stand Down—Coronavirus COVID-19) Amendment Regulations 2020

Social Security (Rates of Benefits and Allowances) (COVID-19 Recovery Package) Amendment Order 2020

Takeovers Code (Facilitation of Capital Raising in Response to COVID-19) Exemption Notice 2020

Gazette notices drafted by Parliamentary Counsel Office

Epidemic Preparedness (COVID-19) Notice 2020

Epidemic Preparedness (Epidemic Management—COVID-19) Notice 2020

Epidemic Preparedness (Epidemic Management—COVID-19—Parole Act 2002 and Sentencing Act 2002) Notice 2020

Other notices and resources

For a complete list of COVID-19 notices that have been gazetted, see gazette.govt.nz.

See also Key documents and legislation on covid19.govt.nz.

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