Fisheries (Notification of Tāngata Tiaki/Kaitiaki for Area/Rohe Moana of Te Rūnanga o Makaawhio) Notice 2016

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Fisheries (Notification of Tāngata Tiaki/Kaitiaki for Area/Rohe Moana of Te Rūnanga o Makaawhio) Notice 2016

Pursuant to regulation 10 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 Tāngata Tiaki/Kaitiaki for Area/Rohe Moana of Te Rūnanga o Makaawhio) Notice 2016.

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 end of 10 August 2021.

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. 5) 1998 (Gazette 1998, p 4061), which is an area from Piopiotahi (Milford Sound) to Abut Head.

5 Appointment cancelled

(1)

The Minister for Primary Industries has cancelled the appointment of Mata Holliday as a Tangata Tiaki/Kaitiaki for the area/rohe moana.

(2)

The cancellation took effect at the end of 10 August 2016.

6 New appointment

(1)

The Minister for Primary Industries has appointed Jeffrey Mahuika as a Tangata Tiaki/Kaitiaki for the area/rohe moana.

(2)

The appointment—

(a)

took effect on 11 August 2016; and

(b)

expires at the end of 10 August 2021.

Dated at Wellington this 29th day of August 2016.

Dave Turner,
Director Fisheries Management, 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 at the end of 10 August 2021.

This notice relates to a customary food gathering area/rohe moana of the tangata whenua represented by Te Rūnanga o Makaawhio. The area/rohe moana is an area from Piopiotahi (Milford Sound) to Abut Head.

Notice is given of the following changes in the appointment of Tāngata Tiaki/Kaitiaki for the area/rohe moana:

  • the cancellation of 1 appointment:

  • 1 new appointment.

The Minister for Primary Industries cancelled the appointment and made the new appointment under regulation 10(1) and (2) of the regulations. The Minister did so at the request of Te Rūnanga o Makaawhio.

The Tāngata 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: 1 September 2016.

This notice is administered by the Ministry for Primary Industries.