Christchurch City Council (Robert McDougall Gallery) Land Act 2003

Reprint
as at 20 May 2014

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Christchurch City Council (Robert McDougall Gallery) Land Act 2003

Local Act2003 No 4
Date of assent18 September 2003
Commencementsee section 2

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.


1 Title
  • This Act is the Christchurch City Council (Robert McDougall Gallery) Land Act 2003.

Preliminary provisions

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

3 Purpose
  • The purpose of this Act is to—

    • (a) provide for the Robert McDougall Gallery land to be held by the Christchurch City Council as a local purpose reserve under the Reserves Act 1977:

    • (b) repeal section 54 of the Reserves and other Lands Disposal and Public Bodies Empowering Act 1925:

    • (c) provide for related matters.

4 Interpretation
  • In this Act, unless the context otherwise requires,—

    Council means the Christchurch City Council

    the land means the land comprising 2 216 square metres, or thereabouts, being Lot 1 on Deposited Plan 45580 (Certificate of Title CB24A/544).

Land to be held as local purpose reserve, and related matters

5 Land freed of trusts etc
  • The land is no longer subject to any trusts (express or implied), reservations, restrictions, encumbrances, or interests in existence immediately before the commencement of this Act.

6 Council to hold land as local purpose reserve
  • (1) The Council holds the land as a local purpose reserve under section 23 of the Reserves Act 1977 for the purpose of a public gallery for the display of art and decorative arts and crafts and ancillary activities.

    (2) However, the purpose for which the land is held under subsection (1) must not be changed under the Reserves Act 1977.

7 Council's powers in relation to land
  • (1) The Council may grant a lease or licence of, or let, the whole or any part of the land on such terms and conditions as it thinks fit.

    (2) The Council may exercise its power under subsection (1) only for the purpose set out in section 6(1).

    (3) No lease, licence, or letting under subsection (1) (including rights of renewal or extensions, whether in the lease, licence, or letting or granted separately) may be for a term of 50 years or longer.

    (4) The Council may not sell the land.

    (5) This section overrides the Local Government Act 2002 and the Reserves Act 1977.

Miscellaneous provisions

8 Powers of Registrar-General of Land
  • (1) The Registrar-General of Land is authorised and directed to make such entries in the registers under the Land Transfer Act 1952 and to do all such other things as may be necessary to give effect to the provisions of this Act.

    (2) The Registrar must, without fee,—

    • (a) cancel on the certificate of title for the land the words entered under section 54 of the Reserves and other Lands Disposal and Public Bodies Empowering Act 1925; and

    • (b) enter on the certificate of title the words Subject to the Christchurch City Council (Robert McDougall Gallery) Land Act 2003.

9 Act not to limit other legislation
10 Repeal
  • Amendment(s) incorporated in the Act(s).


Reprints notes
1 General
  • This is a reprint of the Christchurch City Council (Robert McDougall Gallery) Land Act 2003 that incorporates all the amendments to that Act as at the date of the last amendment to it.

2 Legal status
  • Reprints are presumed to correctly state, as at the date of the reprint, the law enacted by the principal enactment and by any amendments to that enactment. Section 18 of the Legislation Act 2012 provides that this reprint, published in electronic form, has the status of an official version under section 17 of that Act. A printed version of the reprint produced directly from this official electronic version also has official status.

3 Editorial and format changes
4 Amendments incorporated in this reprint
  • Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga Act 2014 (2014 No 26): section 107