Rules For Amateur Radio Emergency Communications (AREC)
The following Rules for AREC were approved by NZART Council on the  day of [September] 2021 to take effect as a Rule under [clause 9] of the NZART Constitution. The Council resolution directed that they are to come into force on the  day of [October] 2021 in place of the old Rules, on which day the old Rules are revoked.
Paragraph numbers included within square brackets indicate the enabling paragraph references in the 2021-06-05 NZART constitution.
The purpose of AREC is:
To provide skilled volunteers enabling essential communications to support Search and Rescue, disaster relief, and our community.
The AREC Rules are provided here as a downloadable PDF.
Policy approved by NZART Council 7 September 2021.