327 Stop work order regarding unlawful construction or use of
water management work
(1) This section applies to a water management work that, in the
Minister’s opinion, is being constructed or used, or is about to be
constructed or used, in contravention of this Act.
(2) The Minister may, by order in writing served on any person having
control or management of the water management work, direct the person to take
(a) to prohibit or discontinue its construction or use,
(b) to construct or use the work only as
(3) Without limiting subsection (2), the landholder on whose land the
water management work is situated, or is proposed to be situated, is taken to
have control and management of the work.