Dated at Wellington this 22nd day of August 2011.
Hon Craig Foss,
Associate Minister of Local Government.
This note is not part of the bylaw, but is intended to indicate its general effect.
This bylaw, which comes into force on 30 September 2011, amends the Lake Taupo Navigation Safety Bylaw 2010 (the bylaw).
Clause 4 adds and replaces a number of definitions.
Clause 5 provides that a person may not assign to another person, or allow another person to use, a mooring site without the written approval of the Harbourmaster. It also adds provisions regarding the issuing of ramp permits.
Clause 6 substitutes new clause 2.10, which concerns the notification of accidents and incidents.
Clause 7 adds new provisions relating to the registration of personal watercraft and the identification of vessels.
Clause 8 adds an offence provision regarding persons who fail, refuse, or neglect to comply with a lawful direction, or who obstruct, impede, or interfere with the doing of anything under the bylaw, or who carry out acts in contravention of the bylaw.
Clause 9 adjusts the note to clause 6.1 of the bylaw by omitting the reference to Topia Rameka.
Clause 10 provides that Schedule 1 of the bylaw is amended in the manner set out in Schedule 1 of this bylaw.
Clause 11 provides that Schedule 3 of the bylaw is amended in the manner set out in Schedule 2 of this bylaw.
Clause 12 provides that Schedule 4 of the bylaw is amended in the manner set out in Schedule 3 of this bylaw.
Date of notification in Gazette: 25 August 2011.
This bylaw is administered by the Department of Internal Affairs.