Waitakere Ranges Heritage Area Act 2008

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Version as at 28 October 2021

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Waitakere Ranges Heritage Area Act 2008

Local Act
2008 No 1
Date of assent
8 April 2008
see section 2

The Parliamentary Counsel Office has made editorial and format changes to this version using the powers under subpart 2 of Part 3 of the Legislation Act 2019.

Note 4 at the end of this version provides a list of the amendments included in it.


5Waitakere Ranges heritage area established
6Boundary extension by Order in Council
7National significance and heritage features of heritage area
8Heritage area objectives
9Relationship between this Act and Resource Management Act 1991
10Regional policy statements and regional plans
11District plans
12Requests for plan changes
13Resource consents
14Conditions on resource consents
15Designations and heritage orders
16Applications for declarations
17Application of section 77 of Local Government Act 2002 to this Act
18Auckland spatial plan
19Management plan for Waitakere Ranges Regional Park
20Management plan must be reviewed every 10 years
21Watercare Services Limited [Repealed]
22Council must have particular regard to purpose and objectives of this Act when acting under Schedule 3 enactments
23Waitakere Ranges heritage area covenants
24Relationship between this Act and Foreshore and Seabed Act 2004
25Local area plans
26Preparation, amendment, revocation, and replacement of LAPs
27Effect of LAP
28Relationship between LAP and Resource Management Act 1991
29Acknowledgement of tangata whenua relationship
30Purpose and effect of deed of acknowledgement
31May be more than one deed of acknowledgement for same land
32Notice of deed of acknowledgement
33Consultation processes with tangata whenua
34Council must monitor and report on certain matters relating to heritage area
35Preservation of existing rights
36Transitional provisions