Statutory acknowledgements

58 Purposes of statutory acknowledgements

(1)

The only purposes of the statutory acknowledgements are—

(a)

to require that consent authorities forward summaries of resource consent applications to Te Uri o Hau governance entity, as required by regulations made under section 64; and

(b)

to require that consent authorities, Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga, or the Environment Court have regard to the statutory acknowledgements in relation to the statutory areas, as provided in sections 60 to 62; and

(c)

to enable Te Uri o Hau governance entity and any member of Te Uri o Hau to cite statutory acknowledgements as evidence of the association of Te Uri o Hau with the statutory areas, as provided in section 65; and

(d)

to empower the Minister of the Crown responsible for management of the statutory areas, or the Commissioner of Crown Lands, to enter into deeds of recognition, as provided in section 67.

(2)

This section does not limit the operation of sections 70 to 73.

Section 58(1)(b): amended, on 20 May 2014, by section 107 of the Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga Act 2014 (2014 No 26).