Fisheries (Notification of Tāngata Tiaki/Kaitiaki for Mahitahi/Bruce Bay, Manakaiaua/Hunts Beach, Tauparikaka, and Okuru/Mussel Point Mātaitai Reserves) Notice 2019

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Fisheries (Notification of Tāngata Tiaki/Kaitiaki for Mahitahi/Bruce Bay, Manakaiaua/Hunts Beach, Tauparikaka, and Okuru/Mussel Point Mātaitai Reserves) Notice 2019

Pursuant to regulation 23 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 Mahitahi/Bruce Bay, Manakaiaua/Hunts Beach, Tauparikaka, and Okuru/Mussel Point Mātaitai Reserves) Notice 2019.

2 Commencement

This notice comes into force on 15 August 2019.

3 Revocation of this notice

This notice is revoked at the end of 16 December 2023.

4 Mātaitai reserves

This notice applies to the Mahitahi/Bruce Bay, Manakaiaua/Hunts Beach, Tauparikaka, and Okuru/Mussel Point mātaitai reserves, on the west coast of the South Island, which were declared by the following notices:

(a)

Fisheries (Declaration and Notification of Mahitahi/Bruce Bay Mātaitai Reserve and Appointment of Tangata Tiaki/Kaitiaki) Notice 2011 (Gazette 2011, p 3819):

(b)

Fisheries (Declaration and Notification of Manakaiaua/Hunts Beach Mātaitai Reserve and Appointment of Tangata Tiaki/Kaitiaki) Notice 2011 (Gazette 2011, p 3820):

(c)

Fisheries (Declaration and Notification of Tauperikaka Mātaitai Reserve and Appointment of Tangata Tiaki/Kaitiaki) Notice 2011 (Gazette 2011, p 3818):

(d)

Fisheries (Declaration and Notification of Okuru/Mussel Point Mātaitai Reserve and Appointment of Tangata Tiaki/Kaitiaki) Notice 2011 (Gazette 2011, p 3819).

5 Appointment cancelled

(1)

The Minister of Fisheries has cancelled the appointment of Rihari Wallace as a Tangata Tiaki/Kaitiaki for the mātaitai reserves.

(2)

The cancellation took effect at the end of 16 December 2018.

6 New appointment

(1)

The Minister of Fisheries has appointed William Wilson as a Tangata Tiaki/Kaitiaki for the mātaitai reserves.

(2)

The appointment—

(a)

took effect on 17 December 2018; and

(b)

expires at the end of 16 December 2023.

Dated at Wellington this 1st day of August 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 15 August 2019 and revokes itself at the end of 16 December 2023.

The notice relates to the Mahitahi/Bruce Bay, Manakaiaua/Hunts Beach, Tauparikaka, and Okuru/Mussel Point mātaitai reserves, which are on the west coast of the South Island. The tangata whenua of the area that includes the mātaitai reserves are represented by Te Rūnaka o Makaawhio.

Notice is given of the cancellation of the appointment of a Tāngata Tiaki/Kaitiaki for the 4 mātaitai reserves and the appointment of a replacement. The Minister of Fisheries cancelled the appointment and made the replacement appointment at the request of Te Rūnaka o Makaawhio.

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: 12 August 2019.

This notice is administered by the Ministry for Primary Industries.