Notice Type
Authorities/Other Agencies of State
Notice Title

Notification of Safe Work Instrument

In accordance with section 227(6)(a) of the Health and Safety at Work Act 2015, I give notice that I have approved the following safe work instrument for the purpose of the Health and Safety at Work (Hazardous Substances) Regulations 2017:


Date of approval

Date in force

Health and Safety at Work (Hazardous Substances—Modified Application of Controlled Substance Licence Requirements for Specified Class 1 Substances) Safe Work Instrument 2023

13 August 2023

25 September 2023

Copies of the above safe work instrument are available free of charge on WorkSafe New Zealand’s website:

Copies are also available from WorkSafe New Zealand, Level 6, 86 Customhouse Quay, Wellington, or by post to PO Box 165, Wellington 6140.

Dated at Wellington this 13th day of August 2023.

Hon CARMEL SEPULONI, Minister for Workplace Relations and Safety.