Adopted in 2005, the equestrian governing sports body Federation
Equestre Internationale (FEI) includes a code of conduct for all riders
and riding organisations.
At the heart of all horse sports and recreation, the welfare of the horse must be paramount.
Public Access Resources for Equestrians and Groups
Including Paper Roads. The term paper roads is a New Zealand informal term for Unformed Legal Roads (ULR). These roads have no legal difference from formed roads (the ones you drive on each day).
Roading Law and Unformed Roads
(large PDF) Quite long, but this is a comprehensive document looking at public access issues and paper roads (in par
Local Government Act 1974 Roads Section
Some important bits if you are trying to get access to a paper road
(unformed road). This document provides the sections in the LGA that
you can use to request access to a paper road, or to argue your case
with the local Council to make them enforce access.