In this Act, unless the context otherwise requires,—
Act means any Act of the Parliament of New Zealand; and includes any Act of the Parliament of England, of the Parliament of Great Britain, or of the Parliament of the United Kingdom, which is in force in New Zealand
court means, in relation to any matter, the court, tribunal, or arbitral tribunal by or before which the matter falls to be determined
enactment means any provision of any Act, regulations, rules, bylaws, Order in Council, or Proclamation; and includes any provision of any notice, consent, approval, or direction which is given by any person pursuant to a power conferred by any Act or regulations
property means land, money, goods, things in action, goodwill, and every valuable thing, whether real or personal, and whether situated in New Zealand or elsewhere; and includes obligations, easements, and every description of estate, interest, and profit, present or future, vested or contingent, arising out of or incident to property.