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The New Zealand Government and Regulators often request feedback on planned legislation and laws. The Financial Services Council submit both written responses via submissions and oral evidence at select committees. We work with members through our committees to develop and agree responses.

Submissions by topic | Code, Conduct & Culture | Financial Advice | Investment & Funds | KiwiSaver | Life Insurance | Tax 
 


Upcoming Submissions
2022


If you are interested in providing feedback to form an industry submission on any of the following, please let us know.



Completed Submissions by date
2021

  • 6 December 2021  | Petitions Committee: Petition of Jessica Keltie: Relax the laws on kids’ KiwiSaver accounts for solo parents
  • 3 December 2021 | Ministry of Justice Consultation: Review of the AML/CFT Act
  • 22 November 2021 | External Reporting Board (XRB) Aotearoa New Zealand Climate Standard 1, Climate-related Disclosures, Governance and Risk Management Consultation Document
  • 15 November 2021 | RBNZ Consultation: Review of the Insurance (Prudential Supervision) Act 2010 Options Paper 2: Policy Holder Security
  • 9 November 2021 | Taxation (Annual Rates for 2021-22, GST, and Remedial Matters) Bill
  • 7 November 2021 | FMA Discussion Document: 2021 Review of the Financial Markets Authority Funding and Levy
  • 12 October 2021 | ASA Consultation on the draft Financial Advertising Code
  • 1 October 2021 | RBNZ Consultation: Draft interim solvency standard
  • 30 June 2021 | ASA Consultation on the Review of the Code for Financial Advertising
  • 18 June 2021 | MBIE Discussion Document: Regulations to support the new regime for the conduct of financial institutions
  • 18 June 2021 | MBIE Discussion Document: Treatment of intermediaries under the new regime for the conduct of financial institutions
  • 28 May | Financial Sector (Climate-related Disclosures and Other Matters) Amendment Bill
  • 6 May 2021 | MBIE Discussion Paper: Review of the Approved Financial Dispute Resolution Scheme Rules
  • 21 April 2021 | FMA Consultation: Proposed class exemption for restricted schemes from certain disclosure and reporting requirements under the FMC regulations
  • 28 March 2021 | Climate Change Commission Consultation: Draft Advice for Consultation
  • 19 March | RBNZ Consultation: Review of the Insurance (Prudential Supervision) Act 2010 Options Paper 1: Scope of the Act and Overseas Insurers
  • 18 February | RBNZ Consultation: Review of Insurance Solvency Standards: Structure and IFRS 17
  • 16 February | FMA Consultation: Proposed guidance on advertising offers
  • 4 February | Reserve Bank of New Zealand Bill
  • 29 January | RBNZ Consultation: Risk management guidance on cyber resilience and views on information gathering and sharing

2020

  • 14 December | Proposed guidance on KiwiSaver fees and value for money
  • 20 November | Recognition of Australian adviser qualifications
  • 20 November | FDR FX Hedges Rules
  • 12 November | Review: Insurance Solvency Standards (Principles and Timeline)
  • 23 October | Reserve Bank Act Review Phase, Third Round
  • 5 October | Payment systems, open banking and consumer data
  • 20 August | Review of Class Exemptions expiring in 2021 (Financial Markets Conduct (Licensed Independent Trustees of Restricted Schemes) Exemption Notice 2016) 
  • 12 August | Taxation (Annual Rates for 2020-21, Feasibility Expenditure, and Remedial Matters) Bill
  • 7 August | Proposed standard conditions for Financial Advice Providers
  • 22 May | GST Policy Issues, An Officials' Issues Paper
  • 30 April | Financial Markets (Conduct of Institutions) Amendment Bill
  • 26 April | Fair Trading Amendment Bill
  • 5 March | Proposed changes to the Unclaimed Money Act 1971 Consultation
  • 28 February | Funding and Levies
  • 5 February | Credit Contracts and Consumer Finance Amendment Regulations 2020


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