Canterbury Property Boundaries and Related Matters Act 2016

4 Interpretation

In this Act, unless the context otherwise requires,—

cadastral survey and cadastre have the meanings given by section 4 of the Cadastral Survey Act 2002

Canterbury earthquakes means any earthquake in Canterbury in the period starting on 4 September 2010 and ending on 13 February 2022, and includes any aftershock in that period

greater Christchurch means the districts of the Christchurch City Council, the Selwyn District Council, and the Waimakariri District Council, and includes the coastal marine area adjacent to those districts

interim period means the period starting on 4 September 2010 and ending on the commencement of this Act

landslip means the movement by way of falling, sliding, or flowing of materials that—

(a)

formed an integral part of the ground before the movement; but

(b)

had become loose material after the movement (other than by liquefaction).