Reprint as at 12 November 2018

Coat of Arms of New Zealand

Ngāti Pūkenga Claims Settlement Act 2017

Public Act
2017 No 39
Date of assent
14 August 2017
see section 2

Changes authorised by subpart 2 of Part 2 of the Legislation Act 2012 have been made in this official reprint.

Note 4 at the end of this reprint provides a list of the amendments incorporated.

This Act is administered by the Ministry of Justice.


4Provisions to take effect on settlement date
5Act binds the Crown
7Acknowledgements and apology
10Interpretation of Act generally
12Meaning of Ngāti Pūkenga
13Meaning of historical claims
14Meaning of Tauranga Moana
15Settlement of historical claims final
16Amendment to Treaty of Waitangi Act 1975
17Certain enactments do not apply
18Resumptive memorials to be cancelled
19Rule against perpetuities does not apply
20Access to deed of settlement
21Provisions that have same effect
23Issuing, amending, and cancelling protocols
24Protocols subject to rights, functions, and duties
25Enforcement of protocols
26Primary industries protocol
27Taonga tūturu protocol
29Statutory acknowledgement by the Crown
30Purposes of statutory acknowledgement
31Relevant consent authorities to have regard to statutory acknowledgement
32Environment Court to have regard to statutory acknowledgement
33Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga and Environment Court to have regard to statutory acknowledgement
34Recording statutory acknowledgement on statutory plans
35Provision of summary or notice to trustees
36Use of statutory acknowledgement
37Application of statutory acknowledgement to river or stream
38Application of statutory acknowledgement to coastal statutory areas
39Exercise of powers and performance of functions and duties
40Rights not affected
41Amendment to Resource Management Act 1991
43Liens Block
45Modification of Conservation Act 1987 for Ōtūkōpiri
46Pae ki Hauraki
47Te Tihi o Hauturu
48Properties vest subject to or together with interests
49Vesting of share of fee simple estate in property
50Registration of ownership
51Application of Part 4A of Conservation Act 1987
52Matters to be recorded on record of title
53Application of other enactments
54Further application of Crown Minerals Act 1991
55Names of Crown protected areas discontinued
56Application of other enactments to reserve property
57Subsequent transfer of reserve land
58Transfer of reserve land to new administering body
59Transfer of reserve land to trustees of existing administering body if trustees change
60Reserve land not to be mortgaged
61Saving of bylaws, etc, in relation to reserve property
63Certain minerals no longer to be reserved to the Crown
64Notation of mineral ownership on records of title
66Application of this subpart
69Joint management body for Ōtanewainuku and Pūwhenua Scenic Reserves
70Restriction on transfer of joint cultural redress property
71Properties vest subject to or together with interests
72Interests in land for joint cultural redress properties
73Interests that are not interests in land
74Registration of ownership
75Application of Part 4A of Conservation Act 1987
76Recording application of Part 4A of Conservation Act 1987 and sections of this subpart
77Application of other enactments to joint cultural redress properties
78Application of Reserves Act 1977 to joint cultural redress properties
79Joint cultural redress property that is reserve must not be mortgaged
80Saving of bylaws, etc, in relation to joint cultural redress properties
81Scenic reserve not to become Crown protected area
83The Crown may transfer commercial redress property
84Record of title for commercial redress property
85Authorised person may grant covenant for later creation of record of title
86Application of other enactments
88Meaning of RFR land
89Restrictions on disposal of RFR land
90Requirements for offer
91Expiry date of offer
92Withdrawal of offer
93Acceptance of offer
94Formation of contract
95Disposal to the Crown or Crown bodies
96Disposal of existing public works to local authorities
97Disposal of reserves to administering bodies
98Disposal in accordance with obligations under enactment or rule of law
99Disposal in accordance with legal or equitable obligations
100Disposal under certain legislation
101Disposal of land held for public works
102Disposal for reserve or conservation purposes
103Disposal for charitable purposes
104Disposal to tenants
105RFR landowner’s obligations subject to other matters
106Notice to LINZ of RFR land with record of title after settlement date
107Notice to trustees of disposal of RFR land to others
108Notice to LINZ of land ceasing to be RFR land
109Notice requirements
110Right of first refusal to be recorded on records of title for RFR land
111Removal of notifications when land to be transferred or vested
112Removal of notifications when RFR period ends
113Waiver and variation
114Disposal of Crown bodies not affected
115Assignment of rights and obligations under this subpart
Reprint notes

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows: