Cadastral Survey Amendment Act 2008

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Cadastral Survey Amendment Act 2008

Public Act2008 No 7
Date of assent26 March 2008
Commencementsee section 2

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows:

1 Title
  • This Act is the Cadastral Survey Amendment Act 2008.

2 Commencement
  • This Act comes into force on the day after the date on which it receives the Royal assent.

3 Principal Act amended
4 New section 34 substituted
  • Section 34 is repealed and the following section substituted:

    34 Interpretation
    • In this Part, unless the context otherwise requires,—

      licensed cadastral surveyor or cadastral surveyor includes a former licensed cadastral surveyor and a person who was a registered surveyor under the Survey Act 1986

      professional misconduct means the professional misconduct described in Schedule 2.

5 Complaints of professional misconduct
  • Section 35(4) is amended by inserting or the chief executive after the Surveyor-General.

6 Regulations
  • Section 48 is amended by inserting the following subsection after subsection (2):

    • (2A) A cadastral surveyor must comply with regulations made under subsection (1) unless the chief executive has determined that it is impractical or unreasonable to provide or receive a cadastral survey dataset, or specified parts or classes of cadastral survey datasets, as digital cadastral survey datasets for the purposes of subsection (1).

7 Correction of errors in survey
  • (1) Section 52(1) is amended by—

    • (a) inserting , or arrange to be undertaken, after to undertake; and

    • (b) adding within a time that the Surveyor-General considers reasonable.

    (2) Section 52 is amended by adding the following subsection:

    • (3) In subsection (1), cadastral surveyor includes a former licensed cadastral surveyor and a person who was a registered surveyor under the Survey Act 1986.

8 Schedule 2 amended
  • Clause 1(g) of Schedule 2 is amended by inserting or the chief executive after the Surveyor-General.


Legislative history

13 March 2008Divided from Statutes Amendment Bill (No 2) (Bill 147–1) by committee of the whole House, third reading
26 March 2008Royal assent

This Act is administered by the Department of Land Information.