Fisheries (Notification of Tāngata Tiaki/Kaitiaki for Area/Rohe Moana of Waihōpai Rūnaka) Notice 2019

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Fisheries (Notification of Tāngata Tiaki/Kaitiaki for Area/Rohe Moana of Waihōpai Rūnaka) Notice 2019

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

Notice

1 Title

This notice is the Fisheries (Notification of Tāngata Tiaki/Kaitiaki for Area/Rohe Moana of Waihōpai Rūnaka) Notice 2019.

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 17 September 2023.

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 seaward and inland from Milford Sound/Piopiotahi to Tokata Point (also known as the Nuggets).

5 Reappointments

(1)

The Minister of Fisheries has appointed the following people for a further term as Tāngata Tiaki/Kaitiaki for the area/rohe moana:

(a)

Michael Skerrett:

(b)

Lavinia (Peggy) Peek.

(2)

The appointments—

(a)

took effect on 18 September 2018; and

(b)

expire at the end of 17 September 2023.

Dated at Wellington this 17th day of March 2019.

Stuart Anderson,
Director Fisheries Management,
on behalf of Minister of Fisheries.

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 notification in the Gazette and revokes itself at the end of 17 September 2023.

The notice relates to a customary food gathering area/rohe moana of the tangata whenua represented by Waihōpai Rūnaka. The area/rohe moana is an area seaward and inland from Milford Sound/Piopiotahi to Tokata Point (also known as the Nuggets).

Notice is given of the reappointment of 2 Tāngata Tiaki/Kaitiaki for the area/rohe moana. The Minister of Fisheries made the reappointments at the request of Waihōpai Rūnaka.

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

Issued under the authority of the Legislation Act 2012.

Date of notification in Gazette: 1 April 2019.

This notice is administered by the Ministry for Primary Industries.