197 Interpretation

(1)

In this subpart and Schedule 13,

allotment has the meaning given to it in section 218(2) of the Resource Management Act 1991

development means—

(a)

any subdivision, building (as defined in section 8 of the Building Act 2004), land use, or work that generates a demand for reserves, network infrastructure, or community infrastructure; but

(b)

does not include the pipes or lines of a network utility operator

methodology means the methodology for calculating development contributions set out in Schedule 13

network utility operator has the meaning given to it by section 166 of the Resource Management Act 1991.

(2)

In this Act, unless the context otherwise requires,—

accommodation units means units, apartments, rooms in 1 or more buildings, or cabins or sites in camping grounds and holiday parks, for the purpose of providing overnight, temporary, or rental accommodation

community facilities means reserves, network infrastructure, or community infrastructure for which development contributions may be required in accordance with section 199

community infrastructure

(a)

means land, or development assets on land, owned or controlled by the territorial authority for the purpose of providing public amenities; and

(b)

includes land that the territorial authority will acquire for that purpose

development agreement means a voluntary contractual agreement made under sections 207A to 207F between 1 or more developers and 1 or more territorial authorities for the provision, supply, or exchange of infrastructure, land, or money to provide network infrastructure, community infrastructure, or reserves in 1 or more districts or a part of a district

development contribution means a contribution—

(a)

provided for in a development contribution policy of a territorial authority; and

(b)

calculated in accordance with the methodology; and

(c)

comprising—

(i)

money; or

(ii)

land, including a reserve or esplanade reserve (other than in relation to a subdivision consent), but excluding Māori land within the meaning of Te Ture Whenua Maori Act 1993, unless that Act provides otherwise; or

(iii)

both

development contribution objection means an objection lodged under clause 1 of Schedule 13A against a requirement to make a development contribution

development contribution policy means the policy on development contributions adopted under section 102(1)

development contributions commissioner means a person appointed under section 199F

network infrastructure means the provision of roads and other transport, water, wastewater, and stormwater collection and management

objector means a person who lodges a development contribution objection

resource consent has the meaning given to it in section 2(1) of the Resource Management Act 1991 and includes a change to a condition of a resource consent under section 127 of that Act

service connection means a physical connection to a service provided by, or on behalf of, a territorial authority.

Section 197(1): amended, on 28 June 2006, by section 22(1) of the Local Government Act 2002 Amendment Act 2006 (2006 No 26).

Section 197(1) community facilities: repealed, on 5 December 2012, by section 30(1) of the Local Government Act 2002 Amendment Act 2012 (2012 No 93).

Section 197(1) community infrastructure: repealed, on 5 December 2012, by section 30(1) of the Local Government Act 2002 Amendment Act 2012 (2012 No 93).

Section 197(1) development paragraph (a): amended, on 8 August 2014, by section 51(1) of the Local Government Act 2002 Amendment Act 2014 (2014 No 55).

Section 197(1) development contribution: repealed, on 5 December 2012, by section 30(1) of the Local Government Act 2002 Amendment Act 2012 (2012 No 93).

Section 197(1) development contribution policy: repealed, on 5 December 2012, by section 30(1) of the Local Government Act 2002 Amendment Act 2012 (2012 No 93).

Section 197(1) network infrastructure: repealed, on 5 December 2012, by section 30(1) of the Local Government Act 2002 Amendment Act 2012 (2012 No 93).

Section 197(1) service connection: repealed, on 5 December 2012, by section 30(1) of the Local Government Act 2002 Amendment Act 2012 (2012 No 93).

Section 197(2): inserted, on 5 December 2012, by section 30(2) of the Local Government Act 2002 Amendment Act 2012 (2012 No 93).

Section 197(2) accommodation units: inserted, on 8 August 2014, by section 51(3) of the Local Government Act 2002 Amendment Act 2014 (2014 No 55).

Section 197(2) community infrastructure: replaced, on 14 May 2019, by section 11 of the Local Government (Community Well-being) Amendment Act 2019 (2019 No 17).

Section 197(2) development agreement: inserted, on 8 August 2014, by section 51(3) of the Local Government Act 2002 Amendment Act 2014 (2014 No 55).

Section 197(2) development contribution objection: inserted, on 8 August 2014, by section 51(3) of the Local Government Act 2002 Amendment Act 2014 (2014 No 55).

Section 197(2) development contributions commissioner: inserted, on 8 August 2014, by section 51(3) of the Local Government Act 2002 Amendment Act 2014 (2014 No 55).

Section 197(2) objector: inserted, on 8 August 2014, by section 51(3) of the Local Government Act 2002 Amendment Act 2014 (2014 No 55).

Section 197(2) resource consent: inserted, on 8 August 2014, by section 51(3) of the Local Government Act 2002 Amendment Act 2014 (2014 No 55).