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6 Display and sale of fireworks

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Display and sale of fireworks
(1)
Fireworks may be displayed for retail sale or sold by a retailer during the period beginning on [2 November] and ending at the close of 5 November in each year.
(2)
Fireworks may be sold by a retailer at other times only under a written approval issued by the Authority under regulation 7.
(3)
A retailer must not sell fireworks to a person aged under [18 years].
(4)
A retailer must not sell any fireworks unless a … certificate for those fireworks that complies with regulation 10 has been issued.
[(5)
A retailer must not sell a [[retail fireworks package]] containing any firework referred to in regulation 4(2).]
[(6)
A retailer must not sell sparklers unless they are contained in a retail fireworks package.]

History Note - Regulations of New Zealand

Subclause (1) was amended, as from 2 August 2007, by reg 5(1) Hazardous Substances (Fireworks) Amendment Regulations 2007 (SR 2007/186) by substituting “2 November” for “27 October”.
Subclause (3) was amended, as from 2 August 2007, by reg 5(2) Hazardous Substances (Fireworks) Amendment Regulations 2007 (SR 2007/186) by substituting “18 years” for “14 years”.
Subclause (4) was amended, as from 1 December 2017, by s 55 Hazardous Substances and New Organisms Amendment Act 2015 (2015 No 72) by deleting “test”. See cl 2 Hazardous Substances and New Organisms Amendment Act 2015 Commencement Order 2017 (LI 2017/232).
Subclause (5) was inserted, as from 23 September 2004, by reg 4 Hazardous Substances (Fireworks) Amendment Regulations 2004 (SR 2004/252).
Subclause (5) was amended, as from 2 August 2007, by reg 5(3) Hazardous Substances (Fireworks) Amendment Regulations 2007 (SR 2007/186) by substituting “retail fireworks package” for “package of fireworks”.
Subclause (6) was inserted, as from 2 August 2007, by reg 5(4) Hazardous Substances (Fireworks) Amendment Regulations 2007 (SR 2007/186).

Historical Versions - Regulations of New Zealand

Show the historical version (2 August 2007 to 30 November 2017)

6
Display and sale of fireworks
(1)
Fireworks may be displayed for retail sale or sold by a retailer during the period beginning on [2 November] and ending at the close of 5 November in each year.
(2)
Fireworks may be sold by a retailer at other times only under a written approval issued by the Authority under regulation 7.
(3)
A retailer must not sell fireworks to a person aged under [18 years].
(4)
A retailer must not sell any fireworks unless a test certificate for those fireworks that complies with regulation 10 has been issued.
[(5)
A retailer must not sell a [[retail fireworks package]] containing any firework referred to in regulation 4(2).]
[(6)
A retailer must not sell sparklers unless they are contained in a retail fireworks package.]
Show the historical version (23 September 2004 to 1 August 2007)

6
Display and sale of fireworks
(1)
Fireworks may be displayed for retail sale or sold by a retailer during the period beginning on 27 October and ending at the close of 5 November in each year.
(2)
Fireworks may be sold by a retailer at other times only under a written approval issued by the Authority under regulation 7.
(3)
A retailer must not sell fireworks to a person aged under 14 years.
(4)
A retailer must not sell any fireworks unless a test certificate for those fireworks that complies with regulation 10 has been issued.
[(5)
A retailer must not sell a package of fireworks containing any firework referred to in regulation 4(2).]
Show the historical version (2 July 2001 to 22 September 2004)

6
Display and sale of fireworks
(1)
Fireworks may be displayed for retail sale or sold by a retailer during the period beginning on 27 October and ending at the close of 5 November in each year.
(2)
Fireworks may be sold by a retailer at other times only under a written approval issued by the Authority under regulation 7.
(3)
A retailer must not sell fireworks to a person aged under 14 years.
(4)
A retailer must not sell any fireworks unless a test certificate for those fireworks that complies with regulation 10 has been issued.

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