Reprint as at 22 October 1936

Sumner Borough Empowering Act 1936

Local Act1936 No 8
Date of assent21 October 1936
Commencement21 October 1936

Note

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 remove certain restrictions and Harbour Board rights in respect of a recreation reserve in the Borough of Sumner, to make provision for the stopping of a certain unformed street along the seashore in order to provide a further recreation reserve, and to confer certain powers on the Sumner Borough Council in respect of the said reserves

  • Preamble

    Whereas under section 34 of the Reserves and other Lands Sale, Disposal, and Enabling and Public Bodies Empowering Act 1901, the Corporation of the Borough of Sumner (hereinafter referred to as the Corporation) is seised of an estate in fee simple in all that parcel of land described in Schedule 1 as a reserve for recreation purposes without power of sale or lease and subject to the condition that should the Lyttelton Harbour Board or any other Harbour Board at any time require the land for harbour or harbour works purposes they shall have the right to enter upon, occupy, and use the same without having to pay compensation for so doing:

    And whereas the land will not be required by the Lyttelton Harbour Board or any other Harbour Board for harbour or harbour works purposes:

    And whereas it is desirable to grant to the Sumner Borough Council (hereinafter referred to as the Council) power to lease the said land:

    And whereas all that parcel of land described in Schedule 2 is vested in the Corporation and is part of an unformed street along the margin of the sea and is not required for use as a street:

    And whereas it is desirable to vest the said land described in Schedule 2 in the Corporation as a reserve for recreation purposes without power of sale but with power to lease the said land.