What's new

July 2019

The Fire And Emergency New Zealand (Levy) Amendment Act 2019 was passed into legislation on 7 May 2019. The legislation changes the commencement date for new levy provisions in the Fire and Emergency Act 2017 ( Sections 80 to 140) to 1 July 2024.

In addition, two new exemptions will be put into force from 1 July 2019.  New Zealand Defence Force property and Art and items in collections of cultural heritage bodies. Fire and Emergency New Zealand have prepared a guideline for the new exemptions which you can view below. Please email us at FEL@fireandemergency.nz if you have any queries.