Timaru Harbour Board Act 1876

  • repealed
  • Timaru Harbour Board Act 1876: repealed, on 1 July 2003, pursuant to section 266 of the Local Government Act 2002 (2002 No 84).

Reprint as at 1 July 2003

Timaru Harbour Board Act 1876

Public Act
1876 No 97
Date of assent
31 October 1876

Timaru Harbour Board Act 1876: repealed, on 1 July 2003, pursuant to section 266 of the Local Government Act 2002 (2002 No 84).


Changes authorised by subpart 2 of Part 2 of the Legislation Act 2012 have been made in this eprint. See the notes at the end of this eprint for further details.

This Act is administered by the Ministry of Transport.


1Short Title [Repealed]
2Interpretation [Repealed]
3Board constituted [Repealed]
4Elective members [Repealed]
5Appointed members [Repealed]
6Election of Board [Repealed]
7Vacancies [Repealed]
8How filled up [Repealed]
9In default of members being elected, Governor may appoint persons to fill vacancies [Repealed]
10Election of Chairman [Repealed]
11Annual meetings to be held [Repealed]
12Board incorporated under the name of the Timaru Harbour Board [Repealed]
13Board may appoint Secretary and other officers [Repealed]
14Board may make by-laws [Repealed]
15Disallowance of by-laws [Repealed]
16Moneys comprising Harbour Fund [Repealed]
17Disposal of moneys comprising Harbour Fund [Repealed]
18Board may make regulations respecting tonnage dues, etc [Repealed]
19Goods not to be removed until dues thereon are paid [Repealed]
20Vessels and goods the property of the Crown or Government exempt from tolls and dues [Repealed]
21Steamers carrying mails exempt from certain dues [Repealed]
22Board may enter into contracts for certain works [Repealed]
23Contract exceeding twenty pounds to be made only after public tender [Repealed]
24Power to compound for breach of contracts [Repealed]
25Board may lease lands [Repealed]
26Reclamation works [Repealed]
27Breakwaters, docks, etc [Repealed]
28No contract for construction of breakwater to be undertaken until plans approved by commission [Repealed]
29Powers of Superintendent under sections 30, 31, and 32 of Marine Act 1867, vested in Board [Repealed]
30Certain provisions of Marine Act 1867, and Harbour Works Act 1874, to apply [Repealed]
31Board to keep books of account [Repealed]
32Accounts to be balanced, and statement of accounts to be prepared [Repealed]
33Such statement to be laid before Auditors [Repealed]
34Statement to be printed and left open for inspection [Repealed]
35Accounts to be finally settled at annual meeting [Repealed]
36Governor may appoint Auditors [Repealed]
37Lands in Schedule to be vested in Board [Repealed]
38Existing appropriations made by Provincial Government, and Timaru and Gladstone Board of Works Act 1867, to be disposed of as Board may determine [Repealed]
39Penalties, etc, how recovered [Repealed]
40Board to be deemed a Harbour Board under Harbour Boards Act 1870 [Repealed]
41Production of Gazette to be prima facie evidence of validity of by-laws or regulations [Repealed]
Reprint notes

An Act to constitute a Harbour Board for the Port of Timaru.