This note is not part of the order, but is intended to indicate its general effect.
This order amends Schedule 2 of the Local Government Act 2002 to change the name of Wanganui District Council to Whanganui District Council. The amendment takes effect when the order comes into force on 1 December 2015.
The Minister for Land Information recommended that the order be made after receiving a request from the New Zealand Geographic Board Ngā Pou Taunaha o Aotearoa under section 22(2) of the New Zealand Geographic Board (Ngā Pou Taunaha o Aotearoa) Act 2008.
Date of notification in Gazette: 19 November 2015.
This order is administered by the Department of Internal Affairs.