60 Protection of names

(1)

No person may, except with the consent of the Governor-General in Council, be incorporated or registered under another enactment or in another manner under the following names:

(a)

Archives New Zealand (Te Rua Mahara o te Kāwanatanga):

(b)

Archives New Zealand:

(c)

Te Rua Mahara o te Kāwanatanga:

(d)

National Archives:

(e)

Te Whare Tohu Tuhituhinga o Aotearoa:

(f)

another name that so resembles the names in any of paragraphs (a) to (e) as to be likely to mislead a person.

(2)

No person other than the department may, either alone or with another person, trade or carry on business or exercise the functions for which it was formed—

(a)

under a name specified in subsection (1); or

(b)

under a name that so resembles a name specified in that subsection as to be likely to mislead a person.

Section 60(2): amended, on 1 February 2011, by section 17 of the Public Records Amendment Act (No 2) 2010 (2010 No 133).