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 principal edition of the Gazette on Thursdays. These notices can be found under the Tariff Act.

Notice Type
Customs
Notice Title

Tariff Concession Approvals, Withdrawals and Declines Notice (No. 11) 2017

I, Simon van Weeghel, Supervising Customs Officer, Revenue and Assurance, New Zealand Customs Service, acting pursuant to section 8 of the Tariff Act 1988 under delegated authority, hereby:

  1. in accordance with Part II of the Tariff approve in respect of the entry of goods listed in the First Schedule to this notice the rates of duty or exemptions from duty specified in that Schedule with effect from the first day of the month so specified;
  2. in accordance with Part II of the Tariff approve in respect of the entry of goods listed in the Second Schedule to this notice the exemptions from duty specified in that Schedule with effect from the first day of the month so specified subject however to such purposes and conditions which I prescribe.


FIRST SCHEDULE

Tariff Concessions Approved

      Rates of Duty     Effective

 

Tariff Item

Tariff Concession

Normal

Pref

Part 2 Ref

Ref No.

From

To

A

Chapter 39)
Chapter 61)
Chapter 62)

Motorcycle protective clothing incorporating body armour certified to European standard EN1621, and impact protectors presented separately of a kind for use in motorcycle protective clothing

Free

Free

99

310707J

02/17

..

A

3926.90

Ground protection mat of moulded plastic, with a tread pattern to provide traction, of a kind suitable for outdoor use

Free

Free

99

310705B

02/17

..

A

8424.89

Plastic constant pressure water supply unit

Free

Free

99

310647A

07/16

..

A

8426.30.00)
8426.99.00)

Crane, trailer mounted, with a weight up to and including 3500kg and a load lift of up to and including 2400kg

Free

Free

99

310690L

11/16

..


SECOND SCHEDULE
Tariff Concessions Approvals Subject to Prescribed Purposes and Conditions

      Rates of Duty     Effective

 

Tariff Item

Tariff Concession

Normal

Pref

Part 2 Ref

Ref No.

From

To

IM

1504.20.09

Fish oil 18/12 TG (18% area percentage of eicosapentaenoic (EPA) and 12% area percentage of docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) in triglyceride form (TG)) derived from species of anchovies and/or sardines, 6,000MT, for own use in manufacture by Alpha Laboratories (NZ) Limited

Free

Free

99

310708G

03/17

02/18

CE

9403.20.19

Climate controlled display cases of a kind used in a museum for exhibition purposes

Free

Free

99

310709E

03/17

02/18

Category of Approval:

A
CE
GT
IM
MS
RUC
S
SMI
SS
M
X











General Approval
Capital Equipment
Goods in Transit
Inputs to Manufacturing – Inability to Supply
Manufacturers’ Samples
Revocation of Unused Concession
Shortfall of Other Than Manufacturing Inputs
Shortfall of Manufacturing Inputs
Special Situation
Modification of Existing Concession
Administrative Amendment

 

The concessions approved subject to prescribed purposes and conditions as listed in the Second Schedule to this notice will not be published in the Consolidated List of Approvals.

Any request for a review of a decision must be lodged with the Ministry within one calendar month of the notification of the decision in the Customs Edition of the New Zealand Gazette.

Dated at Auckland this 6th day of April 2017.

SIMON van WEEGHEL, New Zealand Customs Service.