Meaning of allotment

10 Meaning of allotment

(1)

In this Act, unless the context otherwise requires, allotment means a parcel of land—

(a)

that is a continuous area of land; and

(b)

whose boundaries are shown on a survey plan, whether or not as a subdivision—

(i)

approved by way of a subdivision consent granted under the Resource Management Act 1991; or

(ii)

allowed or granted under any other Act; and

(c)

that is—

(i)

subject to the Land Transfer Act 2017 and comprised in 1 record of title or for which 1 record of title could be issued under that Act; or

(ii)

not subject to that Act and was acquired by its owner under 1 instrument of conveyance.

(2)

For the purposes of subsection (1), an allotment is taken—

(a)

to be a continuous area of land even if part of it is physically separated from any other part by a road or in any other manner, unless the division of the allotment into those parts has been allowed by a subdivision consent granted under the Resource Management Act 1991 or a subdivision approval under any former enactment relating to the subdivision of land:

(b)

to include the balance of any land from which any allotment is being or has been subdivided.

Compare: 1991 No 150 s 4

Section 10(1)(c)(i): amended, on 12 November 2018, by section 250 of the Land Transfer Act 2017 (2017 No 30).