New Zealand introduces updates oil spill levy

THE Jacinda Ardern-led government has approved a new oil pollution levy to fund New Zealand’s maritime oil spill readiness and response strategy.

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The levy applies to all commercial vessels and offshore oil installations, exploration wells and oil pipelines, but has been reduced from 2018 rates.