In this Act, unless the context otherwise requires,—
Council means the Hutt City Council
district means the district of the Hutt City Council
graffiti means damage to, or defacement of, any building, structure, road, tree, property, or other thing by writing, drawing, painting, spraying, etching, or otherwise marking it—
private land means land other than land belonging to the Crown or a local authority, or to an agency or instrument of the Crown or a local authority
property includes a building, structure, road, paved surface, or object of any kind
public place has the meaning given to it by section 2 of the Summary Offences Act 1981
remove, in relation to graffiti, includes erasing or covering up the graffiti.