Ngāti Tūrangitukua Claims Settlement Act 1999

Reprint as at 30 January 2021

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Ngāti Tūrangitukua Claims Settlement Act 1999

Public Act
1999 No 118
Date of assent
14 October 1999
see section 1(2)

Changes authorised by subpart 2 of Part 2 of the Legislation Act 2012 have been made in this official reprint.

Note 4 at the end of this reprint provides a list of the amendments incorporated.

This Act is administered by the Office for Māori Crown Relations—Te Arawhiti.


1Short Title and commencement
2Act to bind the Crown
4Text in Māori
5Text in English
6Interpretation of Act generally
7Interpretation of terms
8Meaning of Ngāti Tūrangitukua claims
9Settlement of Ngāti Tūrangitukua claims to be final
10Jurisdiction of Tribunal to consider claims [Repealed]
11Enactments relating to resumptive memorials on land subject to Ngāti Tūrangitukua claims no longer to apply
12Removal of resumptive memorials
13Settlement for benefit of Ngāti Tūrangitukua collectively
14Limit on duration of trusts does not apply
15Transfer of settlement properties
16Issue of certificates of title
18Authority to issue, amend, or cancel protocol
19Protocol subject to Crown obligations
20Noting of protocol
21Enforceability of protocol
22Limitation of rights
23Effective date of matters set out in this Part
24Intermediate vesting of certain reserves in the Crown before fee simple estate vests in Ngāti Tūrangitukua Charitable Trust
25Kutai Street reserves
25ANotation on title
26Crown reserves
27Council reserves
28Management of Crown reserves and council reserves
29Power to make bylaws
30Exemption from rates
31Certificate of title for Crown reserves and council reserves
32Structures and improvements on reserves
33Public access rights
34Issue of title to reserves
37Certification of registrable interests
38Successors bound
39Change of name of reserve
Reprint notes

An Act—


to record the apology given by the Crown to Ngāti Tūrangitukua in the deed of settlement executed on 26 September 1998 by the Minister in Charge of Treaty of Waitangi Negotiations, the Right Honourable Sir Douglas Arthur Montrose Graham, for the Crown, and Ngāti Tūrangitukua; and


to give effect to certain provisions of that deed of settlement, being a deed that settles the Ngāti Tūrangitukua claims