Southland District Council (Stewart Island/Rakiura Visitor Levy) Empowering Act 2012

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6  Status of levies and revenue collected under this Act
  • Levies collected under this Act and revenue collected by an approved operator—

    • (a) are a source of funding for the purposes of section 103(2) of the Local Government Act 2002; and

    • (b) must be used for 1 or more of the following purposes:

      • (i) funding, wholly or in part, activities used by visitors or any class of excluded visitor:

      • (ii) funding, wholly or in part, activities on the Island for the benefit of visitors or any class of excluded visitor:

      • (iii) mitigating the adverse effects of visitors or excluded visitors on the environment of the Island.