Kāinga Ora–Homes and Communities Act 2019

Reprint as at 6 February 2021

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Kāinga Ora–Homes and Communities Act 2019

Public Act
2019 No 50
Date of assent
23 September 2019
see section 2

Changes authorised by subpart 2 of Part 2 of the Legislation Act 2012 have been made in this official reprint.

Note 4 at the end of this reprint provides a list of the amendments incorporated.

This Act is administered by the Ministry of Housing and Urban Development.


3Outline of Act
4Māori interests
6Transitional, savings, and related provisions
7Act binds the Crown
8Kāinga Ora–Homes and Communities established
9Kāinga Ora–Homes and Communities is Crown entity
10Membership of board of Kāinga Ora–Homes and Communities
11Additional collective duties of board
12Objective of Kāinga Ora–Homes and Communities
13Functions of Kāinga Ora–Homes and Communities
14Operating principles
15Loans deemed to have been lawfully raised
16Kāinga Ora–Homes and Communities may investigate circumstances of applicant for home-related financial assistance
17Kāinga Ora–Homes and Communities may ask questions, take actions, etc
18Application of Public and Community Housing Management Act 1992
19Delegation of certain powers
20Restriction on disposal of RFR land
21Use of certain words
22Ministers must issue GPS on housing and urban development
23Purpose and content of GPS
24Preparation or review of GPS
25Status of GPS
26Kāinga Ora–Homes and Communities to give effect to GPS
27Other powers about government policy
28Availability of GPS
29Amending GPS
30Housing Corporation Act 1974 repealed
31Title of Housing Restructuring and Tenancy Matters Act 1992 changed
32Amendments to Act that was previously called Housing Restructuring and Tenancy Matters Act 1992
33Amendments, repeals, and revocations: other enactments
34Titles of certain legislative instruments changed
Reprint notes

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows: