Fisheries (Notification of Tangata Tiaki/Kaitiaki for Area/Rohe Moana of Murihiku Rūnanga) Notice 2015

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Fisheries (Notification of Tangata Tiaki/Kaitiaki for Area/Rohe Moana of Murihiku Rūnanga) Notice 2015

Pursuant to regulation 9 of the Fisheries (South Island Customary Fishing) Regulations 1999, the Minister for Primary Industries gives the following notice.

Notice

1 Title

This notice is the Fisheries (Notification of Tangata Tiaki/Kaitiaki for Area/Rohe Moana of Murihiku Rūnanga) Notice 2015.

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 on 17 December 2019.

4 Customary food gathering area/rohe moana

This notice applies to the customary food gathering area/rohe moana defined by clause 2(c) of the Fisheries (South Island Customary Fishing) Notice (No. 3) 1998 (Gazette 1998, p 3588), which is an area from Milford Sound/Piopiotahi to Tokatā/the Nuggets, etc.

5 Reappointment

(1)

The Minister has appointed Stephanie Blair for a further term as a Tangata Tiaki/Kaitiaki for the area/rohe moana.

(2)

The appointment—

(a)

took effect on 17 December 2014; and

(b)

expires at the end of 16 December 2019.

Dated at Wellington this 22nd day of May 2015.

Kelly Dunn,
on behalf of the Minister for Primary Industries.

Explanatory note

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

This notice is made under the Fisheries (South Island Customary Fishing) Regulations 1999 (the regulations). It comes into force on the day after the date of its notification in the Gazette and revokes itself on 17 December 2019.

This notice relates to a customary food gathering area/rohe moana of the tangata whenua represented by the Murihiku Rūnanga (meaning Waihōpai Rūnaka, Te Rūnanga o Awarua, Te Rūnanga o Ōraka Aparima, and Hokonui Rūnaka).

Notice is given of the reappointment of a Tangata Tiaki/Kaitiaki for the customary food gathering area/rohe moana. The Minister reappointed the Tangata Tiaki/Kaitiaki under regulation 9(5) of the regulations at the request of Te Rūnanga o Awarua.

The Tangata Tiaki/Kaitiaki for a customary food gathering area/rohe moana may authorise any individual to take fish, aquatic life, or seaweed for customary food gathering purposes from within the area/rohe moana.

Issued under the authority of the Legislation Act 2012.

Date of notification in Gazette: 28 May 2015.

This notice is administered by the Ministry for Primary Industries.