Dated at Wellington this 12th day of March 2016.
on behalf of the Minister for Primary Industries.
This note is not part of the notice, but is intended to indicate its general effect.
This notice relates to the mātaitai reserve at Port Levy (Potiriwi)/Koukourarata on Banks Peninsula. The tangata whenua of the area that includes the mātaitai reserve are represented by Te Rūnanga o Koukourārata.
Notice is given of 1 reappointment, for an appointment that expired at the end of 21 December 2015.
The Minister for Primary Industries made the reappointment under regulation 22(3) of the regulations. The Minister did so at the request of Te Rūnanga o Koukourārata.
The Tāngata Tiaki/Kaitiaki for a mātaitai reserve may—
ask the Minister to recommend the making of regulations to allow commercial fishing of certain species within the mātaitai reserve:
make bylaws restricting or prohibiting the taking of fish, aquatic life, or seaweed from within the mātaitai reserve:
authorise the continued taking of fish, aquatic life, or seaweed from within the mātaitai reserve for purposes that sustain the functions of a marae:
authorise the relocation of fish, aquatic life, or seaweed within the mātaitai reserve for the purpose of enhancing stocks.
Date of notification in Gazette: 17 March 2016.
This notice is administered by the Ministry for Primary Industries.