Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga Act 2014

Effect of certain entries on New Zealand Heritage List/Rārangi Kōrero

74 When local authorities must have particular regard to recommendations

(1)

In respect of a historic area entered on the New Zealand Heritage List/Rārangi Kōrero, Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga may make recommendations to the local authorities that have jurisdiction in the area where the historic area is located as to the appropriate measures that those local authorities should take to assist in the conservation and protection of the historic area.

(2)

In respect of a wāhi tapu area entered on the New Zealand Heritage List/Rārangi Kōrero, the Council may make recommendations to the local authorities that have jurisdiction in the relevant area as to the appropriate measures that those local authorities should take to assist in the conservation and protection of the wāhi tapu area.

(3)

Local authorities must have particular regard to a recommendation received under subsection (1) or (2) from Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga or the Council, as appropriate.

(4)

In making a recommendation under subsection (1) or (2), Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga or the Council, as appropriate, must recognise the interests of an owner, as far as they are known, in a historic area or wāhi tapu area.