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N1.1 Definition of 'transit passenger' (29/11/2010)

See also Immigration Act 2009 s86

Transit passengers are persons who:

  1. arrive in New Zealand from another country while in transit to another overseas destination; and
  2. throughout the entire period during which they are in New Zealand, remain:
    1. on board the craft they came to New Zealand on; or
    2. in an immigration control area; or
    3. in the custody of the Police.

Effective 29/11/2010

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