New Zealand

Copyright Act 1994 (reprint as at 1 January 2014)

Year of Version:
Adopted: December 15, 1994
Type of Text:
Main IP Laws
Subject Matter:
Copyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, Traditional Cultural Expressions, IP Regulatory Body
This reprinted version of the Copyright Act incorporates all the amendments up to the Copyright (Parallel Importing of Films) Amendment Act 2013, which entered into force on October 31, 2013 (see Part 4 of the 'Notes' section for a complete listing of the consolidated amendments).
Available Texts:
Copyright Act 1994 (reprint as at 1 January 2014)pdfhtml(Version with Automatic Translation Tool)
Related Legislation:
WIPO Lex No.