Te Ture Whenua Maori Act 1993
Maori Land Act 1993

139 Registration of vesting orders where land formerly Maori customary land

(1)

The land to which any vesting order made under section 132 applies shall, on the making of the order, become subject to the Land Transfer Act 1952.

(2)

Every such order, when sealed, shall be transmitted to the District Land Registrar of the district in which the land is situated.

(3)

If the land is situated in 2 or more districts, duplicates or certified copies of the order shall be transmitted to the District Land Registrar of each such district, and shall be dealt with by each such Registrar, so far as the order relates to land in that Registrar’s district, in accordance with subsection (4).

(4)

On receipt of the order, the District Land Registrar shall embody the order as a folium in the provisional register, and all the provisions of the Land Transfer Act 1952 as to provisional registration shall, subject to this Act, apply accordingly.

Compare: 1953 No 94 ss 164, 165(1)