From 1 July 2017, all applications and approvals for tariff concessions can be found on the New Zealand Customs Service website.

Amendments and withdrawals are published in the Gazette. These notices can be found under the Tariff Act.

Notice Type
Notice Title


Applications Advertised for Objection
Closing Date for Objections 6th March 2001

1 Notice is hereby given that the following applications have been made in respect of the goods advertised in the Schedule to this notice. Any person wishing to lodge an objection should do so in writing, to the Ministry of Economic Development, PO Box 1473, Wellington, Fax 0-4-474-2843 indicated by the reference number, before 6th March 2001. All submissions should include:
- the Tariff Industry Assistance (Advertisement) Notice number;
- the Tariff item; and
- Reference number.
2 All submissions from local manufacturers should include:
- the range of alternative goods made locally;
- the grounds on which objection is made (including reasons why the local product is a suitable alternative);
- present and potential output;
- details of factory cost in terms of materials, labour, overheads, including the proportion of domestic and imported content.
3 All submissions objecting to a request for the withdrawal of a concession should include:
- reasons why the local product on which protection is sought is not a suitable alternative;
- full technical details of the goods against which tariff protection is sought.
4 Where further information is required in order to make a submission an objector should contact the applicant in writing and refer a copy of the enquiry to the Ministry of Economic Development quoting the details in paragraph 1 above.

Part Appn. *Category
Tariff Name and Address II Ref. of
Item Description of Goods of Applicant Ref. No. Appn.

3402.11.00 Low foaming wetting agents, detergents and dispersants suited for Ciba Speciality Chemicals 99 998336J A
use in the pre-treatment of textiles prior to dyeing C/- Wilson Logistics Ltd
PO Box 3128

4808.10.00 Micro-corrugated, single face, printing/writing paper, 300 to 320g/m2 B & F Papers 99 998335L A
C/- W B Johns Consulting Ltd
PO Box 53035

8479.89.00 Automatic tin-tie machine, of a type used in forming and applying paper Unibag Packaging Limited 99 998339C A
enfolded ties to paper bags Private Bag 50-909

8602.90.01 Clayton diesel locomotive specially suited for tunnelling applications Fletcher Dillingham ILBAU JV 99 998338E CE
C/- Advance International Ltd
PO Box 1672

* Category of Application: A - General Approval
CE - Capital Equipment
IM - Inputs to Manufacturing - Inability to Supply
IP - Inadequate Production
MS - Manufacturers' Samples
RUC - Revocation of Unused Concession
S - Shortfall
SS - Special Situation
V - Variation of Existing Concession
W - Withdrawal of Concession
+ - Denotes amendment or addition

Dated at Wellington this 8th day of February 2001. V.A. MANKS, Ministry of Economic Development.