Auckland City Endowments and Reserves Amendment Act 2001

Auckland City Endowments and Reserves Amendment Act 2001

Local Act2001 No 2
Date of assent8 October 2001

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title
2 Commencement
  • This Act comes into force on the day after the date on which it receives the Royal assent.

3 Certain land freed from restrictions
  • (1) The land that immediately before the commencement of this Act was thirdly, fourthly, fifthly, and sixthly described in Schedule 2 of the principal Act is freed and discharged from all express or implied trusts, reservations, and restrictions imposed by sections 2 and 3 of the principal Act.

    (2) On the commencement of this Act,—

    • (a) the land thirdly and sixthly described in Schedule 2 of the principal Act becomes vested in the Auckland City Council as reserve within the meaning of the Reserves Act 1977:

    • (b) the land fourthly described in that schedule becomes subject to section 4 of the principal Act:

    • (c) the land fifthly described in that schedule becomes vested in the Auckland City Council for an estate in fee simple, subject to all leases, licences, easements, liens, and encumbrances to which it was then subject.

    (3) After the commencement of this Act,—

    • (a) the Auckland City Council must hold the land thirdly and sixthly described in Schedule 2 of the principal Act under section 17 of the Reserves Act 1977 as recreation reserve; and

    • (b) the Reserves Act 1977 applies to that land in the same manner and to the same extent as if the Council had, under section 14 of that Act, declared it to be held under section 17 of that Act as recreation reserve.

    (4) Paragraph (a) of subsection (3) is subject to paragraph (b).

4 Powers of Registrar-General of Land
  • The Registrar-General of Land must make all entries in the registers, and do all other things, necessary to give effect to section 3.

5 Consequential amendments to principal Act
  • The principal Act is amended by—

    • (a) omitting from Schedule 2 the descriptions of land set out thirdly, fourthly, fifthly, and sixthly in it; and

    • (b) adding to Schedule 1 the description of land formerly set out fourthly in Schedule 2.


Legislative history

6 May 1998Introduction and first reading (Bill 22-1)
13 May 1998Second reading and referral to Internal Affairs and Local Government Committee
29 June 2001Reported from Local Government and Environment Committee (Bill 22-2)
8 August 2001Consideration of report
12 September 2001Committee of the whole House
3 October 2001Third reading