Overseas Investment Act 2005

Schedule 1 Sensitive land

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Part 1 What land is sensitive

What land is sensitive

Land is sensitive under this Act if—

(a)

the land is or includes land of a type listed in table 1 and the area of that type of land exceeds the corresponding area threshold (either alone or together with any associated land of that type), if any; or

(b)

the land (land A) adjoins land of a type listed in table 2 and the area of land A exceeds the corresponding area threshold (either alone or together with any associated land), if any.

Table 1

Land is sensitive if it is or includes this type of land… and that type exceeds this area threshold (if any)
non-urban land5 hectares
land on islands specified in Part 2 of this schedule0.4 hectares
land on other islands (other than North or South Island, but including the islands adjacent to the North or South Island)
foreshore or seabed
bed of a lake0.4 hectares
land held for conservation purposes under the Conservation Act 19870.4 hectares
land that a district plan or proposed district plan under the Resource Management Act 1991 provides is to be used as a reserve, as a public park, for recreation purposes, or as open space0.4 hectares
land subject to a heritage order, or a requirement for a heritage order, under the Resource Management Act 1991 or by Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga under the Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga Act 20140.4 hectares
a historic place, historic area, wahi tapu, or wahi tapu area that is entered on the New Zealand Heritage List/Rārangi Kōrero or for which there is an application that is notified under section 67(4) or 68(4) of the Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga Act 20140.4 hectares

Schedule 1 Part 1 Table 1: amended, on 20 May 2014, by section 107 of the Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga Act 2014 (2014 No 26).

Table 2

Land A is sensitive if it adjoins land of this type… and land A exceeds this area threshold (if any)
foreshore0.2 hectares
bed of a lake0.4 hectares
land held for conservation purposes under the Conservation Act 1987 (if that conservation land exceeds 0.4 hectares in area)0.4 hectares
any scientific, scenic, historic, or nature reserve under the Reserves Act 1977 that is administered by the Department of Conservation and that exceeds 0.4 hectares in area0.4 hectares
any regional park created under the Local Government Act 19740.4 hectares
land that is listed, or in a class listed, as a reserve, a public park, or other sensitive area by the regulator under section 370.4 hectares

land that adjoins the sea or a lake and exceeds 0.4 hectares and is 1 of the following types of land:

0.4 hectares
land over 0.4 hectares that is subject to a heritage order, or a requirement for a heritage order, under the Resource Management Act 1991 or by Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga under the Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga Act 20140.4 hectares
land over 0.4 hectares that includes a historic place, historic area, wahi tapu, or wahi tapu area that is entered on the New Zealand Heritage List/Rārangi Kōrero or for which there is an application that is notified under section 67(4) or 68(4) of the Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga Act 20140.4 hectares

Schedule 1 Part 1 Table 2: amended, on 20 May 2014, by section 107 of the Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga Act 2014 (2014 No 26).

Part 2 Specified islands

Arapawa Island

Best Island

Great Barrier Island (Aotea Island)

Great Mercury Island (Ahuahu)

Jackett Island

Kawau Island

Matakana Island

Mayor Island (Tuhua)

Motiti Island

Motuhoa Island

Rakino Island

Rangiwaea Island

Slipper Island (Whakahau)

Stewart Island/Rakiura

Waiheke Island

Whanganui Island