Local Legislation Act 1974

Reprint as at 9 November 1974

Local Legislation Act 1974

Public Act1974 No 147
Date of assent8 November 1974
Commencement8 November 1974


Changes authorised by section 17C of the Acts and Regulations Publication Act 1989 have been made in this reprint.

A general outline of these changes is set out in the notes at the end of this reprint, together with other explanatory material about this reprint.

This Act is administered by the Department of Internal Affairs.



1 Short Title

City, borough, and county councils

2 Authorising the Alexandra Borough Council to guarantee a loan

3 Amending section 32 of the Local Legislation Act 1959

4 Authorising Blenheim Borough Council to raise a special loan

5 Authorising Blenheim Borough Council to graze cattle

6 Varying date on which farmland roll of Waitemata City Council comes into force

7 Authorising the Taumarunui Borough Corporation to lease certain land for the purposes of a sale yard

8 Varying date on which farmland rolls of Hutt County Council come into force

9 Authorising Wairoa Borough Corporation and Wairoa County Corporation to extend cemetery within Wairoa Borough

10 Authorising Wellington City Council to use Electricity Renewal Fund for capital works, and providing for the suspension of appropriations to that fund

Miscellaneous provisions

11 Authorising the Auckland Regional Authority to advance money or make an ex gratia payment

12 Validating certain payments made by the Tekapo Pest Destruction Board towards a superannuation scheme provided by the Australian Mutual Provident Society

13 Validating a deed made between the Nelson City Corporation, the Nelson School of Music Trust Board, and the Nelson Provincial Arts Council

14 Validating certain actions of the Nelson Raspberry Marketing Committee

15 Authorising Otago Harbour Board to transfer certain land to Dunedin City Corporation

16 Changing name of Christchurch Regional Planning Authority to Canterbury Regional Planning Authority, and extending area covered by regional scheme

17 Providing for the apportionment of levies made by the Auckland Regional Authority between the wards of the City of Takapuna

Reprint notes

An Act to confer on certain powers on public bodies and to authorise and validate certain transactions and other matters