Fisheries (Notification of Tangata Kaitiaki/Tiaki for Area/Rohe Moana of Ngā Hapū o Aotea Moana) Notice 2018

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Fisheries (Notification of Tangata Kaitiaki/Tiaki for Area/Rohe Moana of Ngā Hapū o Aotea Moana) Notice 2018

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

Notice

1 Title

This notice is the Fisheries (Notification of Tangata Kaitiaki/Tiaki for Area/Rohe Moana of Ngā Hapū o Aotea Moana) Notice 2018.

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 2(c) of the Fisheries (Kaimoana Customary Fishing) Notice (No. 4) 2001 (Gazette 2001, p 575), which is an area from Matawha Point to Kahua Point and includes Aotea Harbour.

4 Tangata whenua

The tangata whenua of the area/rohe moana are Ngā Hapū o Aotea Moana.

5 New appointment

(1)

The Minister of Fisheries has appointed Heather Taruke Thomson as a Tangata Kaitiaki/Tiaki for the area/rohe moana.

(2)

The appointment took effect on 24 June 2018.

Dated at Wellington this 28th day of August 2018.

Stuart Anderson,
Director Fisheries Management,
for Minister of Fisheries.

Explanatory note

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

This notice is given 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 Mōtakotako Marae for Ngā Hapū o Aotea Moana. The area/rohe moana is an area from Matawha Point to Kahua Point and includes Aotea Harbour.

Notice is given of the appointment of a Tangata Kaitiaki/Tiaki for the area/rohe moana. The Minister of Fisheries made the appointment at the request of Mōtakotako Marae.

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: 31 August 2018.

This notice is administered by the Ministry for Primary Industries.