CBAFF Webinars

Recordings of the CBAFF webinars are available below

 

 

MPI Briefing: Release of amended MPI Import Health Standard for Vehicles, Machinery and Parts

Wednesday, 18 August 2021

 

Webinar with MPI for agents regarding the release of the amended MPI Import Health Standard for Vehicles, Machinery and Parts.


MPI Briefing: BMSB Season & Changes in VMP & Seaco

Friday, 4 June 2021

 

In this briefing MPI discussed the following:

- an update on the previous BMSB season
- Port/Border Clearance - summary previous BMSB season
- summary of changes in VMP and Seaco


Customs Secure Exports Scheme

Wednesday, 14 April 2021

 

Find out how Customs is reducing export transaction costs and interventions at borders and ports

NZ sea freight and airfreight exporters work voluntarily with the Secure Exports Scheme (SES) team at Customs to gain, and maintain the international trust and recognition of their secure export supply chains.

 

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Worksafe: Safely working in and around vehicles

Wednesday, 31 March 2021

 

ShopCare and CBAFF are pleased to host Ruth Cook, Engagement Lead from WorkSafe. Ruth will talk about WorkSafe’s working in and around vehicle program of work and will discuss health, safety and wellbeing at the procurement and supply chain stages.

 

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Global, Trans–Tasman and Local Customs and Trade Issues Affecting Industry

Tuesday, 9 March 2021

 

CBAFF is pleased to bring you a webinar from Andrew Hudson of Rigby Cooke Lawyers to bring you up to date with some of the global, trans–tasman and local customs and trade issues affecting industry

The webinar covers the following issues:

  • Global issues affecting trade – Brexit and the new Biden Administration in the US
  • Current issues for New Zealand and Australian trade
  • Likely future issues of New Zealand and Australia trade
  • Local New Zealand issues at the border
  • Preparing your customers and your business

General guidance on container detention when depots are full

Thursday, 25 February 2021

 

In this webinar Simon Cartwright, Partner at Hesketh Henry gives some general guidance on container detention when depots are full.

This webinar covers:
• Legality of charging detention
• Risk Management / Steps to be taken to mitigate exposure to charges
• How to legitimately proceed to declining to pay detention invoice
• The application of lien rules when invoices remain unpaid


CBAFF & MPI Webinar - Making exporting easier: Meet MPI's Exporter Regulatory Advice Service

Wednesday, 10 February 2021

 

The Exporter Regulatory Advice Service (ERAS) team are a free service who support New Zealand exporters and those in the export supply chain by making it easier to understand and navigate exporting requirements.


NCZS New Finance System - Customer Walk Through

Friday, 9 October 2020

 

Discussion with NZ Customs about the implementation of their new financial management system and specifically changes to broker deferred accounts.

In this session:
Customer walk through: Customs plan for managing transactions as we move from the existing to the new system.


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CBAFF Member Briefing: NZ Customs New Financial Management System

Tuesday, 8 September 2020

 

Discussion with NZ Customs about the implementation of their new financial management system and specifically changes to broker deferred accounts.


MPI Briefing

Thursday, 4 June 2020

 

In this briefing MPI discusses the following (click to view PDF presentations):

 


Employment & Immigration Law and what you need to know

Friday, 29 May 2020

 

Presenters

 

Employment Law:

  • Current alternative to redundancies
  • Restructuring

Immigration:

  • Current state of play
  • Impact of COVID-19 measures on migrants and employers
  • Predictions on border reopening, etc.

 

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CBAFF COVID-19 Impact Webinar

Friday, 1 May 2020
12pm - 1pm
 

Hear from:

Andrew Hudson - Partner, Rigby Cooke Lawyers

Vangelis Vitalis - Deputy Secretary Trade and Economic, New Zealand Foreign Affairs and Trade

Brigdet Giesen - New Zealand Trade & Enterprise

Rosemarie Dawson - Executive Director, CBAFF