COVID-19 Response (Further Management Measures) Legislation Act 2020

  • Corrections have been made to section 2(2), (3) and Schedule 2 clause 9(10) on 25 May 2020 under section 25(1)(j)(i) and (ii) of the Legislation Act 2012.

Schedule 15 Land Information

s 3

1 Amendment to Rating Valuations Act 1998

This Schedule amends the Rating Valuations Act 1998.

2 Section 9 amended (General revaluation of rolls at 3-yearly intervals)

After section 9(3), insert:

(4)

Despite subsection (1), the Valuer-General may, at the request of the chief executive of a territorial authority,—

(a)

determine, in accordance with subsection (5), that the territorial authority is not required to undertake the general revaluation by the due date; and

(b)

require the territorial authority to undertake the general revaluation by a date—

(i)

agreed to by the chief executive; and

(ii)

not later than 1 year after the due date.

(5)

The Valuer-General may make a determination under subsection (4)(a) only if satisfied that the territorial authority is unlikely or is not reasonably able to revise its district valuation roll so that it represents values current as at the date of the revaluation because of constraints on—

(a)

the practicality of carrying out physical inspections; or

(b)

the availability and reliability of market evidence or other information that the Valuer-General may require under section 10.

(6)

In this section, due date means the last day by which a territorial authority must undertake the general revaluation in accordance with the time frame in subsection (1).

(7)

Subsections (4) to (6) and this subsection are repealed on 30 June 2021.