Resource Management (Measurement and Reporting of Water Takes) Regulations 2010

10 Approval to use device or system installed near (instead of at) location from which water taken
  • (1) The regional council that granted a water permit may, at its discretion, grant approval to the permit holder to keep records using a device or system that is installed as near as practicable to the location from which water is taken under the permit (instead of at that location).

    (2) The council must grant approval by providing a written notice to the permit holder that specifies—

    • (a) the location at which the device or system may be installed, which must be a location that, in the council's opinion, is as near as practicable to the location from which the water is taken; and

    • (b) the period of approval.