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STATE DEVELOPMENT AND PUBLIC WORKS ORGANISATION ACT 1971 - SECT 130
Payment of costs of taking land and compensation
130 Payment of costs of taking land and compensation
(1) The Governor in Council may, by the proclamation whereby land is taken by
the Coordinator-General under this Act or subsequently, by notification
published in the gazette, specify by whom the costs of taking the land and the
compensation payable therefor are to be paid and thereupon such costs and
compensation shall be payable to the Coordinator-General by the person,
instrumentality or local body so specified.
(2) An amount payable on account
of such costs or compensation that is not paid to the Coordinator-General
within 3 months after it becomes payable or after the amount of such costs or
compensation is established (whichever last occurs) may be recovered by the
Coordinator-General in a court of competent jurisdiction as a debt due and
payable to the Coordinator-General by the person, instrumentality or local
body by whom it is payable.
(3) In this section—
"costs" includes operational, administrative and legal costs.
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