Reprint as at 1 January 2014

Waitangi Day Act 1976

Public Act1976 No 33
Date of assent1 November 1976
Commencement1 November 1976


Changes authorised by subpart 2 of Part 2 of the Legislation Act 2012 have been made in this reprint.

Note 4 at the end of this reprint provides a list of the amendments incorporated.

This Act is administered by the Ministry for Culture and Heritage.

An Act to make provision for the observance of 6 February in each year as a public holiday to commemorate the signing of the Treaty of Waitangi