44 Days that are public holidays
  • (1) The following days are public holidays:

    • (a) Christmas Day:

    • (b) Boxing Day:

    • (c) New Year’s Day:

    • (d) 2 January:

    • (e) Waitangi Day:

    • (f) Good Friday:

    • (g) Easter Monday:

    • (h) ANZAC Day:

    • (i) the birthday of the reigning Sovereign (observed on the first Monday in June):

    • (j) Labour Day (being the fourth Monday in October):

    • (k) the day of the anniversary of a province or the day locally observed as that day.

    (2) [Repealed]

    (3) [Repealed]

    (4) If 2 or more of the public holidays specified in subsection (1) fall on the same day, the public holidays must, for the purposes of this subpart, be treated as 1 day.

    Compare: 1981 No 15 s 7A(2)

    Section 44(2): repealed, on 30 September 2008, by section 7 of the Holidays (Transfer of Public Holidays) Amendment Act 2008 (2008 No 103).

    Section 44(3): repealed, on 30 September 2008, by section 7 of the Holidays (Transfer of Public Holidays) Amendment Act 2008 (2008 No 103).