Marine Reserves Act 1971

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Reprint as at 1 November 2008

Marine Reserves Act 1971

Public Act1971 No 15
Date of assent20 September 1971
Commencement20 September 1971


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.

This Act is administered by the Department of Conservation.

An Act to provide for the setting up and management of areas of the sea and foreshore as marine reserves for the purpose of preserving them in their natural state as the habitat of marine life for scientific study