27C Resumption of land to be effected under Public Works Act 1981

(1)

Where section 27B requires any land or interest in land to be resumed by the Crown, the Minister of Lands shall acquire that land or interest in land under Part 2 of the Public Works Act 1981 as if it were land or an interest in land required for both government work and a public work and Parts 2, 4, 5, 6, and 7 of that Act and Schedules 1, 3, 4, and 5 of that Act shall, subject to the modifications set out in Schedule 2A of this Act and to all other necessary modifications, apply accordingly.

(2)

The existence on the record of title to any land or interest in land acquired pursuant to subsection (1) of a memorial under section 27A of this Act shall not be taken into account in any assessment of compensation made under the Public Works Act 1981 in relation to the acquisition of that land or interest in land.

(3)

The power conferred by this section does not include the power to acquire or take and to hold under section 28 of the Public Works Act 1981 any interest in land described in section 8A(6) of the Treaty of Waitangi Act 1975.

Section 27C: inserted (with effect on 9 December 1987), on 30 June 1988, by section 10(1) of the Treaty of Waitangi (State Enterprises) Act 1988 (1988 No 105).

Section 27C(2): amended, on 12 November 2018, by section 250 of the Land Transfer Act 2017 (2017 No 30).