Powers to recover unpaid development contributions

208 Powers of territorial authority if development contributions not paid or made

Until a development contribution required in relation to a development has been paid or made under section 198, a territorial authority may,—

(a)

in the case of a development contribution required under section 198(1)(a),—

(i)

withhold a certificate under section 224(c) of the Resource Management Act 1991:

(ii)

prevent the commencement of a resource consent under the Resource Management Act 1991:

(b)

in the case of a development contribution required under section 198(1)(b), withhold a code compliance certificate under section 95 of the Building Act 2004:

(ba)

in the case of a development contribution required under section 198(4A), withhold a certificate of acceptance under section 99 of the Building Act 2004:

(c)

in the case of a development contribution required under section 198(1)(c), withhold a service connection to the development:

(d)

in each case, register the development contribution under subpart 5 of Part 3 of the Land Transfer Act 2017, as a charge on the title of the land in respect of which the development contribution was required.

Section 208(b): amended, on 31 March 2005, by section 414 of the Building Act 2004 (2004 No 72).

Section 208(ba): inserted, on 8 August 2014, by section 63 of the Local Government Act 2002 Amendment Act 2014 (2014 No 55).

Section 208(d): amended, on 12 November 2018, by section 250 of the Land Transfer Act 2017 (2017 No 30).