Proposed Permanent Peace Putt Paddock

Western End, Western Park, Levin, North Island, New Zealand

Updated on Saturday 1 August 2009

Reserves Act 1977 No 66 (as at 01 November 2008), Public Act

Reprint as at 1 November 2008

Reserves Act 1977

Public Act1977 No 66
Date of assent23 December 1977


Changes authorised by section 17C of the Acts and Regulations Publication Act 1989 have been made in this eprint.

A general outline of these changes is set out in the notes at the end of this eprint, together with other explanatory material about this eprint.

This Act was originally administered by the Department of Lands and Survey and is now administered by the Department of Conservation.



Classification and purpose of reserves

Management and control of reserves

Functions of administering body

General powers of Minister and of administering body

Particular powers of Minister and administering body

Special provisions as to recreation reserves set apart for racecourse purposes

Farming and other leases


Protected private land, and conservation covenants




General provisions

Reprint notes

An Act to consolidate and amend certain enactments of the General Assembly relating to public reserves, to make further provision for their acquisition, control, management, maintenance, preservation (including the protection of the natural environment), development, and use, and to make provision for public access to the coastline and the countryside

BE IT ENACTED by the General Assembly of New Zealand in Parliament assembled, and by the authority of the same, as follows: