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APA 7 Referencing

Act, Statute, Legislation

 

Notes:

  • The date in brackets is the year in which the Act was published in the source being cited.  This date may differ from the year in the name of the Act. (APA manual, 2020, p. 361, 11.5 para. 4).
  • No italics are used in this reference type.
  • Capital letters are used throughout the title of the Act

In text citation example 1:

(Health and Safety in Employment Act 2015, 2018).

Then in your reference list 1:

Health and Safety in Employment Act 2015, No. 70. (2018). http://www.legislation.govt.nz

 

In text citation example 2:

(Privacy Act 1993, 2019).

Then in your reference list 2:

Privacy Act 1993, No. 28. (2019). https://www.legislation.govt.nz/act/public/1993/0028/latest/DLM297038.html

 

In text citation example 3:

(Health Practitioners Competence Assurance Act 2003, 2019).

Then in your reference list 3:

Health Practitioners Competence Assurance Act 2003, No. 48. (2019).         

             http://www.legislation.govt.nz/act/public/2003/0048/latest/DLM203312.html? 

              search=qs_act%40bill%40regulation%40deemedreg_health+Practitioners_resel_25_h&p=1&sr=1

(APA manual, 2020, p. 361-362).

Standards

Note: no italics are used in this type of reference.

(Health and Disability Services (general) Standard, 2008).

Health and Disability Services (general) Standard (NZS 8134.0:2008). (2008). 

          https://shop.standards.govt.nz/catalog/8134.0%3A2008%28NZS%29/view 

(APA manual, 2020, p. 365).

Organisational Policies

 

In-text citation:

(Capital & Coast District Health Board, 2018).

Then in your reference list:

Capital & Coast District Health Board. (2018). Intramuscular injection in adults (Guideline Document No. 1.710,

            Version 4). https://documentcloud.adobe.com/link/track?uri=urn%3Aaaid%3Ascds%3AUS%3Aa764a115-d1f2-

            4ca4-9f52-3ee906b4

Code of Practice or Conduct or Ethics

 

In-text citation:

(Nursing Council of New Zealand, 2012).

Then in your reference list:

Nursing Council of New Zealand. (2012). Code of Conduct for Nurses.          https://www.nursingcouncil.org.nz/Public/Nursing/Code_of_Conduct/NCNZ/nursingsection/Code_of_Conduct.aspx

Treaties

Treaty of Waitangi 

In-text citation:

Notice you need to include the date the treaty was signed and the url if there is one.

(Treaty of Waitangi, 1840).

Treaty of Waitangi, February 6, 1840, http://www.treatyofwaitangi.maori.nz/ 

(APA manual, p. 368).