This section contains information about legislation pertaining to the petroleum and fuel industry in New Zealand, and about alternative test methods for fuels.
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Acts and regulations
Acts and regulations of Parliament pertaining to the petroleum and fuel industry in New Zealand.
Our powers to inspect retail fuel sites, under the Energy (Fuels, Levies, and References) Act, and your obligations.
Approval for alternative test methods
Guidance for getting approval under the Engine Fuel Specifications Regulations to use alternative test methods from those specified in the Schedules to the Regulations.
Ester content in biodiesel
The following alternative test method for measuring the methyl ester content for biodiesel has been approved for use.