In accordance with section 220 of the Health and Safety at Work Act 2015, I, Phil Parkes, Chief Executive, give notice that I have amended the exemption (granted on 3 December 2019) to the Pike River Recovery Agency Te Kāhui Whakamana Rua Tekau mā Iwa. The exemption is from compliance with regulation 170(4)(a) of the Health and Safety at Work (Mining Operations and Quarrying Operations) Regulations 2016.
The amendment to the exemption takes effect on 19 June 2020.
The exemption, the amendment to the exemption and the reasons for the amendment may be viewed at: https://worksafe.govt.nz/laws-and-regulations/acts/hswa/exemptions-under-hswa/.
Dated at Wellington this 17th day of June 2020.
PHIL PARKES, Chief Executive, WorkSafe New Zealand.