Wellington Harbour Board and Wellington City Council Vesting and Empowering Act 1987

Reprint as at 20 May 2014

Wellington Harbour Board and Wellington City Council Vesting and Empowering Act 1987

Local Act1987 No 5
Date of assent25 September 1987
Commencement25 September 1987

Note

Changes authorised by subpart 2 of Part 2 of the Legislation Act 2012 have been made in this official reprint.

Note 4 at the end of this reprint provides a list of the amendments incorporated.


An Act—

  • (a) to vest in the Wellington Harbour Board land under the sea constituting part of the bed of the Harbour of Wellington:

  • (b) to remove statutory and other constraints affecting land constituting the Lambton Harbour Development Area:

  • (c) to give the Wellington Harbour Board and the Wellington City Council authorities and powers in respect of the Lambton Harbour Development Project

  • Preamble

    Whereas part of the Lambton Harbour Development Area is land under the sea constituting part of the bed of the Harbour of Wellington or is foreshore and it is desirable that, with a symbolic recognition of the tangata whenua, part of such land should be vested in the Wellington Harbour Board for the purposes of the Lambton Harbour Development Project and that the Wellington Harbour Board should be empowered to lease and licence for the purposes of the Lambton Harbour Development Project part of the land under the sea constituting part of the bed and foreshore of the Wellington Harbour: And whereas there are statutory constraints affecting the Lambton Harbour Development Area and it is desirable to remove such constraints: And whereas, with a symbolic recognition of the tangata whenua, it is desirable that the Wellington Harbour Board and the Wellington City Council be granted authorities and powers to develop commercial, maritime, residential, educational, cultural, social, recreational, and other uses associated with the Lambton Harbour Development Project.