28A Regional council must supply information to Minister of Conservation

(1)

The Minister of Conservation may, if it is reasonable to do so, require a regional council to supply information about the regional council’s monitoring of—

(a)

a coastal permit relating to its region; or

(b)

its regional coastal plan; or

(c)

the exercise of a protected customary right in its region.

(2)

The Minister of Conservation must request the required information by giving a written and dated notice to the regional council.

(3)

The council must supply the information to the Minister of Conservation within—

(a)

20 working days of the date of the notice; or

(b)

a longer time set by the Minister of Conservation.

(4)

The council must not charge for supplying the information.

Section 28A: replaced, on 1 October 2009, by section 26 of the Resource Management (Simplifying and Streamlining) Amendment Act 2009 (2009 No 31).

Section 28A(1)(c): amended, on 1 April 2011, by section 128 of the Marine and Coastal Area (Takutai Moana) Act 2011 (2011 No 3).