Wairau River Board Empowering Act 1934

Reprint as at 24 October 1934

Wairau River Board Empowering Act 1934

Local Act1934 No 8
Date of assent23 October 1934
Commencement23 October 1934


Changes authorised by section 17C of the Acts and Regulations Publication Act 1989 have been made in this reprint.

A general outline of these changes is set out in the notes at the end of this reprint, together with other explanatory material about this reprint.

An Act to enable the Wairau River Board to divert the Waihopai River or part thereof

  • Preamble

    Whereas it is desirable in the public interests for the purposes of water supply that the Waihopai River, or part of the waters thereof, should be diverted from a point outside the Wairau River District to the bed of the Opawa River within such river district:

    And whereas the Wairau River Board is prepared to carry out and maintain such diversion if empowered to do so.