Catchment Management Authorities Act 2003 No 104
27 Preparation of annual implementation programs
(1) An authority is required to prepare and submit to the Minister
each year an implementation program setting out the catchment activities the
authority proposes to carry out during each financial year of the authority
implementation program of the authority).
(2) A program is to seek to give effect to any catchment action plan
of the authority.
(3) If a program requires a person or body other than the authority
concerned to carry out any activity, the authority is to provide the Minister
with evidence that the person or body has agreed to carry out that
(4) The Minister may approve of the first program of an authority
being prepared for a period that is not a single financial year of the