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New levies for some FSPs from September

New Financial Market Authority (FMA) levy classes will be introduced from 1 September 2022 for registered banks, licensed non-bank deposit takers and licensed insurers.

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FMA levies for companies have changed

New Financial Markets Authority (FMA) levies came into force on 1 July 2022.

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FMA levies have changed

New Financial Markets Authority (FMA) levies came into force for building societies, credit unions and friendly societies on 1 July 2022.

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FMA levies on the Disclose Register have changed

New Financial Markets Authority (FMA) levies came into force on 1 July 2022.

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Conviction for Vladislav Alexandrovich Levada

Conviction obtained by the Registrar of Companies on 13 May 2022.

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Primary Register: Companies Register Published: Convictions

Upcoming law changes for societies will impact some trust boards

In April 2022, the Incorporated Societies Act 2022 was passed. The new Act will have impacts for some charitable trust boards.

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Government plans new charging model for Companies Office registers

The Government introduced the Companies (Levies) Amendment Bill to Parliament on 2 June 2022.

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Conviction for Michael Thomas Kelsall

Conviction obtained by the Registrar of Companies, sentenced on 30 March 2022.

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Primary Register: Companies Register Published: Convictions
Primary Register: Companies Register Published: Convictions

Exemptions for companies and limited partnerships affected by COVID-19

New exemptions are now in force to ease compliance obligations on companies and limited partnerships affected by COVID-19.

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Upcoming law changes for incorporated societies

The Incorporated Societies Act 2022 was signed into law on 5 April 2022 so we now have a clearer picture of what changes the new law will bring.

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Compliance relief for entities extended

The Government has extended temporary measures to help entities manage the impacts of COVID-19 restrictions.

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Conviction for Sam Oliver Spence

Conviction obtained by the Registrar of Companies on 5 May 2020.

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Primary Register: Companies Register Published: Convictions

New measures to prevent the misuse of limited partnerships

New measures announced by the Government will increase transparency and combat the misuse of limited partnerships to disguise criminal activity.

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New measures to prevent the misuse of NZ companies

New measures announced by the Government will increase transparency and combat the misuse of New Zealand companies to disguise criminal activity.

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Conviction for Peter Louis Chevin

Conviction obtained by the Registrar of Companies on 22 October 2021.

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Primary Register: Companies Register Published: Convictions