No. S 897
Customs Act
(Exemption from Section 15(2))
Order 2019
In exercise of the powers conferred by section 13(1) of the Customs Act, the Minister for Finance makes the following Order:
Citation and commencement
1.  This Order is the Customs (Exemption from Section 15(2)) Order 2019 and comes into operation on 1 January 2020.
Exemption in relation to Agreement between New Zealand and Singapore on Closer Economic Partnership
2.  Section 15(2) of the Act does not apply in relation to any claim to pay customs duty or excise duty on goods at the preferential rate levied under paragraph 4(1) of the Customs (Duties) Order (O 4) in respect of goods which have originated from and consigned direct from New Zealand, if the claim is made within one year after the date of importation of the goods.
Made on 30 December 2019.
Permanent Secretary,
Ministry of Finance,
[Customs 00107/65/V21; AG/LEGIS/SL/70/2015/9 Vol. 2]
(To be presented to Parliament under section 143(2) of the Customs Act).