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Village Councils Act 2016 (No. 334)

Country/Territory
Niue (New Zealand)
Document type
Legislation
Date
2016
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Long title
An Act to provide for the establishment, membership, functions, and operation of Village Councils.
Subject
Agricultural & rural development
Keyword
Agricultural development Institution Policy/planning Local government
Geographical area
Oceania, Small Island Developing States
Abstract

This Act makes provision with respect to establishment and constitution of village councils and definition of their functions, procedures, etc. A function of a village council is to establish and maintain plans for the following: schemes or development schemes for any part or all of the council area; adherence to safety at sea measures; responses to natural disasters; the sustainable use of coastal, reef, and sea foods. The functions of a village council include, among, other things, the regulat

Full text
English
Website
www.gov.nu

References - Legislation

Repeals

Niue Islands Village Council Ordinance 1967.

Legislation | Niue (New Zealand) | 1967 (1990)

Keyword: Agricultural development, Institution, Policy/planning

Source: FAO, FAOLEX