The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade has announced the opening of a public consultation on a proposal to widen catch-all controls over the export of goods and technologies which are not listed in the New Zealand Strategic Goods List and which are destined directly or indirectly for a military, paramilitary or police end-user. 

Public comment is invited on this proposal by 15 November 2019.  

For more information, read:

  • the consultation document explaining the proposal
  • Cabinet paper setting out the background to this public consultation (note that some sections of the paper have been redacted in line with the provisions of the Official Information Act.)

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