Part 3 Duties and restrictions under this Act

Land

9 Restrictions on use of land

(1)

No person may use land in a manner that contravenes a national environmental standard unless the use—

(a)

is expressly allowed by a resource consent; or

(b)

is allowed by section 10; or

(c)

is an activity allowed by section 10A; or

(d)

is an activity allowed by section 20A.

(2)

No person may use land in a manner that contravenes a regional rule unless the use—

(a)

is expressly allowed by a resource consent; or

(b)

is an activity allowed by section 20A.

(3)

No person may use land in a manner that contravenes a district rule unless the use—

(a)

is expressly allowed by a resource consent; or

(b)

is allowed by section 10; or

(c)

is an activity allowed by section 10A.

(4)

No person may contravene section 176, 178, 193, or 194 unless the person obtains the prior written consent of the requiring authority or the heritage protection authority.

(5)

This section applies to overflying by aircraft only to the extent to which noise emission controls for airports have been prescribed by a national environmental standard or set by a territorial authority.

(6)

This section does not apply to use of the coastal marine area.

Section 9: replaced, on 1 October 2009, by section 7 of the Resource Management (Simplifying and Streamlining) Amendment Act 2009 (2009 No 31).