Law Enforcement (Powers and Responsibilities) Act 2002 No 103
Current version for 1 July 2020 to date (accessed 15 August 2020 at 17:54)
Part 10 Division 1 Section 137C
137C   Commissioner may order destruction of identification particulars
(1)  The Commissioner may, in such cases as the Commissioner considers it to be appropriate, order the destruction of any photograph, finger-prints or palm-prints of a person that have been taken under this Division in relation to an offence.
(2)  This section does not affect any requirement under this Division relating to the destruction of a person’s photograph, finger-prints or palm-prints.