The following regulations that accompany the Retirement Villages Act 2003 are in force. Copies of these regulations can be found at the New Zealand Legislation website or purchased at Bennetts Online Bookshop.

Retirement Villages (Crossdale Courts) Order 2008

This is a special regulation declaring the property known as Crossdale Courts to be a retirement village for the purposes of the Act. 

Retirement Villages (Disputes Panel) Regulations 2006

The Disputes Panel Regulations contain information on the process for resolving disputes between residents and operators. Since 1 October 2006 all retirement villages, as defined in section 6 of the Act, need to operate, or provide access to, an internal complaints facility. Any disputes that cannot be resolved at the village level can then be referred to the Disputes Panel set up under the Act.

Retirement Villages (Fees) Regulations 2006

The Fees Regulations set out the fees payable for the registration of villages and the filing of annual returns under the Act. The fees were updated with effect from 11 August 2011.

[icon] FAQ. Any questions?

If you have any questions about retirement villages please contact the Commission for Financial Capability.