In this Act, unless the context otherwise requires,—
Act means the Harbours Act 1950
Authority means the Lakes District Waterways Authority constituted by the Lakes District Foreshore, Lakeshore, Lakebed, Riverbed, and Waters Control Order 1983 published in Gazette 1983, Vol II, at page 2010
class of vessel includes a class of vessel defined by reference to ownership, or the person or persons who operate the vessel, or by reference to its design or the materials used in its construction
river means that part of the Shotover River between Tucker Beach and the Edith Cavell Bridge
vessel has the same meaning as in the Act; and includes any raft or canoe.