Marine Reserves Act 1971

Reprint as at 1 March 2017

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Marine Reserves Act 1971

Public Act
1971 No 15
Date of assent
20 September 1971
20 September 1971

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.

This Act is administered by the Department of Conservation.

An Act to provide for the setting up and management of areas of the sea and foreshore as marine reserves for the purpose of preserving them in their natural state as the habitat of marine life for scientific study