Dominion DayDominion Day
is the name given to 26 September
, the anniversary of the day New Zealand
was granted dominion
status within the British Empire
NB: Dominion status should not be confused with the virtually full independence granted in the Statute of Westminster Adoption Act 1947 of the New Zealand Parliament, nor the Constitution Act 1986.
Dominion Day is the former name of Canada Day, July 1.