Resource Management Act 1991

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  • This version was replaced on 20 September 2017 to incorporate missing amendments from section 188 of the Resource Legislation Amendment Act 2017.
168 Notice of requirement to territorial authority

(1)

A Minister of the Crown who, or a local authority which, has financial responsibility for a public work, may at any time give notice in the prescribed form to a territorial authority of its requirement for a designation—

(a)

for a public work; or

(b)

in respect of any land, water, subsoil, or airspace where a restriction is necessary for the safe or efficient functioning or operation of a public work.

(2)

A requiring authority for the purposes approved under section 167 may at any time give notice in the prescribed form to a territorial authority of its requirement for a designation—

(a)

for a project or work; or

(b)

in respect of any land, water, subsoil, or airspace where a restriction is reasonably necessary for the safe or efficient functioning or operation of such a project or work.

(3)

[Repealed]

(4)

A requiring authority may at any time withdraw a requirement by giving notice in writing to the territorial authority affected.

(5)

Upon receipt of notification under subsection (4), the territorial authority shall—

(a)

publicly notify the withdrawal; and

(b)

notify all persons upon whom the requirement has been served.

Section 168(1): amended, on 1 August 2003, by section 60(1) of the Resource Management Amendment Act 2003 (2003 No 23).

Section 168(2): amended, on 1 August 2003, by section 60(2) of the Resource Management Amendment Act 2003 (2003 No 23).

Section 168(2): amended, on 7 July 1993, by section 85(a) of the Resource Management Amendment Act 1993 (1993 No 65).

Section 168(2)(a): replaced, on 7 July 1993, by section 85(b) of the Resource Management Amendment Act 1993 (1993 No 65).

Section 168(3): repealed, on 1 August 2003, by section 60(3) of the Resource Management Amendment Act 2003 (2003 No 23).