Dated at Wellington this 3rd day of July 2014.
for Director-General, Ministry for Primary Industries.
This note is not part of the notice, but is intended to indicate its general effect.
This notice, which comes into force on the 28th day after the date of its notification in the Gazette, is made under the Fisheries (South Island Customary Fishing) Regulations 1999 (the regulations). This notice states that a mātaitai reserve has been declared under regulation 20 of the regulations and describes the boundaries of the reserve, which is located in the Opihi River and adjoining waterways. This notice also names the Tangata Tiaki/Kaitiaki that have been appointed for the reserve.For further explanation of the general effect of the declaration of a mātaitai reserve, refer to the Fisheries (Declaration of Opihi Mātaitai Reserve) Notice 2014.
Date of notification in Gazette: 10 July 2014.
This notice is administered by the Ministry for Primary Industries.