Crown Minerals Amendment Bill

  • enacted

Hon Simon Bridges

Crown Minerals Amendment Bill

Government Bill


As reported from the committee of the whole House


Bill note


1 Title

2 Commencement

3 Principal Act

4 Long Title repealed

5 Section 1 amended (Short Title and commencement)

6 New sections 1A and 1B inserted

7 Part 1 heading replaced

7A Cross-heading above section 2 repealed

8 Section 2 amended (Interpretation)

9 New sections 2A to 2D inserted

9A Cross-heading above section 5 amended

10 Section 5 replaced (Functions of Minister of Energy)

11 Section 6 amended (Delegation of functions by Minister of Energy)

12 Section 7 replaced (Appointment of enforcement officers)

13 Section 8 amended (Restrictions on prospecting or exploring for, or mining, Crown owned minerals)

13A Section 12 and cross-heading repealed

14 New Part 1A heading inserted

15 Sections 13 to 22 and cross-heading replaced

15A New Part 1B heading inserted

15B Section 23 replaced (Application for permits)

16 Section 25 replaced (Grant of permit)

17 Section 27 replaced (Provisions relating to granting of permit)

17A New section 28A inserted (Declaration that permits not to be issued or extended for specified land for specified period)

18 New section 29A and cross-heading inserted

20 Section 32 amended (Right of permit holder to subsequent permits)

21 Section 33 replaced (Permit holder to comply with permit and this Act)

22 Section 35 replaced (Duration of permit)

23 New cross-heading above section 36 inserted

24 Section 36 amended (Change to permit)

25 Sections 37 and 38 replaced

26 Section 39 amended (Revocation of permit)

27 Section 40 amended (Surrender of permit)

28 Section 41 replaced (Transfers and other dealings with permits)

28A Section 42A amended (Authorisation of geophysical surveys on adjacent land)

28B Section 43 amended (Work programmes to be approved by Minister)

28C Section 44 amended (Duty of Minister withholding approval of work programme)

28D Section 46 amended (Unit development)

29 Section 53 amended (Access to land for petroleum)

30 Section 54 amended (Access to land for minerals other than petroleum)

30A Section 59 amended (Notice of request for grant of right of access)

31 Section 61 amended (Access arrangements in respect of Crown land and land in common marine and coastal area)

32 New section 61C inserted (Public notification of certain access arrangements)

38 Sections 90 and 90A and cross-heading to section 90 replaced

39 Section 91 amended (Secretary to keep registers)

40 Section 92 amended (Permits are not real or personal property)

41 New section 92A inserted (Effect of liquidation or loss of registration of company)

41A Section 95 amended (Address for service)

41B Section 97 amended

41C New section 97A (Chief executive may prescribe form of certain documents)

42 Section 98 amended (Gold fossicking areas)

43 New section 98A inserted (Gold fossicking areas (other land))

44 New sections 99A to 99L and cross-headings inserted

45 Section 100 amended (Offences)

46 Section 101 amended (Penalties)

46A New sections 101A to 101C inserted

47 Section 104 amended (Recovery of fees and other money)

48 Section 105 amended (Regulations)

49 New sections 105A to 105C inserted

Repeals, consequential amendments, and transitional provisions

50 Part 2 replaced

51 New Schedule 1 inserted

52 Schedule 4 replaced

53 New Schedule 5 inserted

53A Amendments to principal Act relating to Legislation Act 2012

54 Consequential and minor amendments to principal Act

54A Consequential amendments to other Acts


Schedule 1A
New Schedule 1 inserted

Schedule 1
Schedule 4 replaced

Schedule 2
New Schedule 5 inserted

Schedule 3
Consequential and minor amendments to principal Act

Schedule 4
Consequential amendments to other Acts

Legislative history

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows: