Housing Amendment Act 1971

Housing Amendment Act 1971

Public Act1971 No 101
Date of assent8 December 1971


This Act is administered by Housing New Zealand.

An Act to amend the Housing Act 1955

1 Short Title
  • This Act may be cited as the Housing Amendment Act 1971, and shall be read together with and deemed part of the Housing Act 1955 (hereinafter referred to as the principal Act).

3 Restriction on registration of instruments
  • (1) 


    (3) Where any licence or certificate of title has endorsed on it, immediately before the commencement of this Act, a memorandum, endorsement, or memorial, which refers to the restrictions imposed by subsection (1) of section 37 of the principal Act or by section 25 of the Finance Act 1950, those restrictions shall no longer apply in respect of the land comprised in that licence or certificate of title, and where any licence or certificate of title, so endorsed, is presented to the District Land Registrar for the Land Registration District in which the land to which the licence or certificate of title relates is situated, that District Land Registrar shall, without requiring the payment of any fee, cancel such memorandum, endorsement, or memorial.