Under the Gas (Safety and Measurement) Regulations 2010 (Regulation 60-62) certain products are referred to as Declared Articles.
Energy Safety may declare by notice in Gazette that particular types, or categories, of gas appliances, or fittings, are declared fittings or appliances (Declared Articles). Such products are expected to be mostly high risk products.
Declared Articles must be approved, or have certification that is deemed as equivalent to approval before being sold or offered for sale in New Zealand.
Current list of gas declared articles that require an approval prior to sale or offer for sale in New Zealand.
An application for approval should be made on the applicable form and should be accompanied by documentation as specified in Gazette notices.
Energy Safety may recognise other certification from organisations, agencies, programmes, or regimes.