Fisheries (Notification of Tāngata Kaitiaki/Tiaki for Area/Rohe Moana of Ngāti Hine) Notice 2017

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Fisheries (Notification of Tāngata Kaitiaki/Tiaki for Area/Rohe Moana of Ngāti Hine) Notice 2017

Pursuant to regulation 9 of the Fisheries (Kaimoana Customary Fishing) Regulations 1998, the Minister for Primary Industries gives the following notice.

Notice

1 Title

This notice is the Fisheries (Notification of Tāngata Kaitiaki/Tiaki for Area/Rohe Moana of Ngāti Hine) Notice 2017.

2 Commencement

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

3 Customary food gathering area/rohe moana

This notice applies to the customary food gathering area/rohe moana defined by clause 4 of the Fisheries (Kaimoana Customary Fishing) Notice (No. 4) 2012 (Gazette 2012, p 2737), which is an area from the Haumi River mouth to Taupiri Bay in the Bay of Islands.

4 Tangata whenua

The tangata whenua of the area/rohe moana are the hapū specified in clause 5 of the Fisheries (Kaimoana Customary Fishing) Notice (No. 4) 2012 (Gazette 2012, p 2737).

5 New appointments

(1)

The Minister for Primary Industries has appointed the following people as Tāngata Kaitiaki/Tiaki for the area/rohe moana:

(a)

Wiremu Keretene:

(b)

Adam Brown:

(c)

Tohe Ashby:

(d)

Phillip Allsopp.

(2)

The appointments took effect on 17 May 2017.

Dated at Wellington this 10th day of July 2017.

Dave Turner,
Director Fisheries Management,
on behalf of 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 (Kaimoana Customary Fishing) Regulations 1998 (the regulations). It comes into force on the day after the date of its notification in the Gazette.

The notice relates to a customary food gathering area/rohe moana of the tangata whenua represented by Ngāti Hine. The area/rohe moana is an area from the Haumi River mouth to Taupiri Bay in the Bay of Islands.

Notice is given of the appointment of 4 Tāngata Kaitiaki/Tiaki for the area/rohe moana. The Minister for Primary Industries made the appointments at the request of Ngāti Hine.

The powers of Tāngata Kaitiaki/Tiaki are set out in the regulations.

Issued under the authority of the Legislation Act 2012.

Date of notification in Gazette: 13 July 2017.

This notice is administered by the Ministry for Primary Industries.