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Consultation Calendar

Open consultations
Closed consultations
 
Closed: 10 February 2017
The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment is consulting on the regulations and a methodology that set the new approach for identifying and managing earthquake-prone buildings.
Closed: 31 October 2016
The Government has been reviewing the Regulations under which clients are paid a contribution to their costs associated with reviews.
Closed: 30 October 2016
The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) is consulting on proposed changes to the Skilled Migrant Category (the SMC). The SMC is being reviewed to improve how we identify the most highly skilled migrants.
Closed: 21 October 2016
The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment is consulting on proposed requirements to be made by regulatory instruments under the Building (Pools) Amendment Bill.
Closed: 14 October 2016
The government has released a consultation document seeking public submissions on proposals to amend section 258 of the Patents Act 2013.
Closed: 10 October 2016
The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment is consulting on a permanent Unsafe Goods Notice for hot water bottles to replace the current temporary notice.
Closed: 7 October 2016
On 25 August 2016, the Minister of Commerce and Consumer Affairs announced the release for consultation Report No.1 of the Insolvency Working Group. The report covers the topics of insolvency practitioner regulation and voluntary liquidations.
Closed: 30 September 2016
The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) is considering how a bankrupt person’s retirement savings should be treated and whether those funds should be made available to repay creditors.
Closed: 8 September 2016
The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment is proposing to amend B1 Structure: B1/AS1 and B1/VM1 to provide clarity on the testing requirements for grade 500E welded ductile steel mesh for use in New Zealand.