Fisheries (Notification of Tangata Tiaki/Kaitiaki for Moeraki Mātaitai Reserve) Notice 2014

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Fisheries (Notification of Tangata Tiaki/Kaitiaki for Moeraki Mātaitai Reserve) Notice 2014

Pursuant to regulation 23 of the Fisheries (South Island Customary Fishing) Regulations 1999, the Director-General of the Ministry for Primary Industries, after compliance with the requirements of that provision, gives the following notice.

Notice

1 Title
  • This notice is the Fisheries (Notification of Tangata Tiaki/Kaitiaki for Moeraki Mātaitai Reserve) Notice 2014.

2 Commencement
  • This notice comes into force on the day after the date of its notification in the Gazette.

3 Revocation of this notice
  • This notice is revoked at the close of 21 August 2019.

4 Mātaitai reserve
  • This notice applies to the mātaitai reserve notified in the Fisheries (Declaration and Notification of Moeraki Mātaitai Reserve and Appointment of Tangata Tiaki/Kaitiaki) Notice 2010 (Gazette 2010, p 3837).

5 Appointment cancelled
  • (1) The Minister for Primary Industries has cancelled the appointment of Trevor McGlinchey as a Tangata Tiaki/Kaitiaki of the mātaitai reserve.

    (2) The cancellation took effect at the close of 21 August 2014.

6 New appointment
  • (1) The Minister for Primary Industries has appointed David Higgins as a Tangata Tiaki/Kaitiaki of the mātaitai reserve.

    (2) The appointment—

    • (a) took effect on 22 August 2014; and

    • (b) expires at the close of 21 August 2019.

Dated at Wellington this 5th day of December 2014.

Kelly Dunn,
for Director-General, Ministry for Primary Industries.


Explanatory note

This note is not part of the notice, but is intended to indicate its general effect.

This notice, which comes into force on the day after the date of its notification in the Gazette, is made under regulation 23 of the Fisheries (South Island Customary Fishing) Regulations 1999 (the regulations). It is revoked at the close of 21 August 2019.

The notice relates to the mātaitai reserve of which the members of Te Rūnanga o Moeraki are the tangata whenua. It gives notice of the Minister for Primary Industries’ decision to—

  • cancel the appointment of Trevor McGlinchey as a Tangata Tiaki/Kaitiaki of the reserve; and

  • appoint David Higgins as a Tangata Tiaki/Kaitiaki in Trevor McGlinchey’s place.

The Minister made the decisions at the request of Te Rūnanga o Moeraki, in accordance with regulations 23(1) and (2) of the regulations.

Tangata Tiaki/Kaitiaki for a mātaitai reserve may, in relation to the reserve,—

  • ask the Minister to recommend the making of regulations to allow commercial fishing of certain species:

  • make bylaws restricting or prohibiting the taking of fisheries resources managed under the Fisheries Act 1996:

  • authorise the taking of fisheries resources for the purpose of sustaining the functions of a marae:

  • authorise the relocation of fisheries resources for the purpose of enhancing stocks.


Issued under the authority of the Legislation Act 2012.

Date of notification in Gazette: 18 December 2014.

This notice is administered by the Ministry for Primary Industries.