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Water Management Act 2000 No 92
Current version for 1 November 2019 to date (accessed 20 November 2019 at 14:06)
Imposition or change of conditions after approval is granted
The Minister may impose discretionary conditions on an approval after it has been granted, or may amend a discretionary condition, but only if the Minister—has given written notice to the holder of the approval that the Minister proposes to impose such conditions or make such an amendment, andhas given the holder of the approval a reasonable opportunity to make submissions to the Minister with respect to the proposed conditions or amendment, andhas taken any such submissions into consideration.Subsection (1) does not apply to conditions imposed on an approval, or an amendment made, at the request of or with the consent of the holder of the approval.Mandatory conditions of an approval referred to in section 100 (1) (a) may be imposed, amended, revoked or suspended by the Minister whenever it is necessary to do so in order to enable compliance with or to give effect to this Act, the regulations or a relevant management plan.The Minister must cause written notice of any conditions imposed, amended, revoked or suspended under this section to be served on the holder of the approval concerned.A condition imposed or a change referred to in subsection (4) takes effect on the day on which the notice referred to in that subsection is served on the holder of the approval or on such later day as may be specified in the notice in that regard.The regulations may make provision for or with respect to the manner in which written notices may be given for the purposes of this section.