Raukawa Claims Settlement Act 2014

Reprint as at 30 January 2021

Coat of Arms of New Zealand

Raukawa Claims Settlement Act 2014

Public Act
2014 No 7
Date of assent
19 March 2014
see section 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 Ministry of Justice.


4Provisions to take effect on settlement date
5Act binds the Crown
7Summary of historical account, acknowledgements, and apology
8Summary of historical account
11Interpretation of Act generally
13Meaning of Raukawa
14Meaning of historical claims
15Settlement of historical claims final
16Amendment to Treaty of Waitangi Act 1975
17Certain enactments do not apply
18Resumptive memorials to be cancelled
19Limit on duration of trusts does not apply
20Access to deed of settlement
22Statutory acknowledgement by the Crown
23Purposes of statutory acknowledgement
24Relevant consent authorities to have regard to statutory acknowledgement
25Environment Court to have regard to statutory acknowledgement
26Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga and Environment Court to have regard to statutory acknowledgement
27Recording statutory acknowledgement on statutory plans
28Provision of summary or notice to trustees
29Use of statutory acknowledgement
30Geothermal statutory acknowledgement by the Crown
31Purposes of geothermal statutory acknowledgement
32Relevant consent authorities to have regard to geothermal statutory acknowledgement
33Environment Court to have regard to geothermal statutory acknowledgement
34Recording geothermal statutory acknowledgement on statutory plans
35Provision of summary or notice to trustees
36Use of geothermal statutory acknowledgement
37Issuing and amending deeds of recognition
38Application of statutory acknowledgement and deed of recognition to river, stream, or lake
39Exercise of powers and performance of functions and duties
40Rights not affected
41Amendment to Resource Management Act 1991
43Declaration of overlay classification and the Crown’s acknowledgement
44Purposes of overlay classification
45Agreement on protection principles
46Obligations on New Zealand Conservation Authority and Conservation Boards
47Noting of overlay classification in strategies and plans
48Notification in Gazette
49Actions by Director-General
50Amendment to strategies or plans
53Termination of overlay classification
54Exercise of powers and performance of functions and duties
55Rights not affected
57Official geographic names
58Publication of official geographic names
59Subsequent alteration of official geographic names
62Whakamaru Hydro Village site
63Te Tuki
64Whenua ā-kura
66Whakamaru (Site A)
67Whakamaru (Site B)
69Properties vest subject to or together with interests
70Interests that are not interests in land
71Registration of ownership
73Application of Part 4A of Conservation Act 1987
74Matters to be recorded on computer freehold register
75Vesting of Pureora no longer exempt in certain cases
76Removal of notifications from computer freehold register
77Application of other enactments
78Application of other enactments to reserve properties
79Subsequent transfer of reserve land
80Transfer of reserve land to new administering body
81Transfer of reserve land to trustees of existing administering body if trustees change
82Reserve land not to be mortgaged
83Saving of bylaws, etc, in relation to reserve properties
84Names of Crown protected areas discontinued
85Statement of significance
87The Crown may transfer properties
88Tokoroa Golf Club site
89Minister of Conservation may grant easements
90Computer freehold registers for deferred selection properties
91Computer freehold register for licensed land subject to single Crown forestry licence
92Authorised person may grant covenant for later creation of computer freehold register
93Application of other enactments
94Transfer of Waikeria Prison subject to lease
95Requirements if lease terminates or expires
96Licensed land ceases to be Crown forest land
97Trustees are confirmed beneficiaries and licensors of licensed land
98Effect of transfer of licensed land
99Unlicensed land
100Management of marginal strips
101Right of access to protected sites
102Right of access over licensed land
103Right of access over unlicensed land
104Right of access to be recorded on computer freehold registers
106Meaning of RFR land
107Restrictions on disposal of RFR land
108Requirements for offer
109Expiry date of offer
110Withdrawal of offer
111Acceptance of offer
112Formation of contract
113Disposal to the Crown or Crown bodies
114Disposal of existing public works to local authorities
115Disposal of reserves to administering bodies
116Disposal in accordance with obligations under enactment or rule of law
117Disposal in accordance with legal or equitable obligations
118Disposal under certain legislation
119Disposal of land held for public works
120Disposal for reserve or conservation purposes
121Disposal for charitable purposes
122Disposal to tenants
123Disposal by Housing New Zealand Corporation
124Disposal by Waikato District Health Board
125RFR landowner’s obligations subject to other matters
126Notice to LINZ of RFR land with computer register after settlement date
127Notice by trustees that land ceases to be RFR land
128Notice to trustees of disposal of RFR land to others
129Notice to LINZ of land ceasing to be RFR land
130Notice requirements
131Right of first refusal to be recorded on computer registers for RFR land
132Removal of notifications when land ceases to be RFR land
133Removal of notifications when RFR period ends
134Waiver and variation
135Disposal of Crown bodies not affected
136Assignment of rights and obligations under this subpart
138Amendments to Ngati Tuwharetoa, Raukawa, and Te Arawa River Iwi Waikato River Act 2010
139Section 42 of 2010 Act applies to Wharepūhunga and Korakonui sub-catchment
140Conservation regulations made under 2010 Act or 2012 Act may be made in relation to Wharepūhunga and Korakonui sub-catchment
141Customary fishing regulations apply to Wharepūhunga and Korakonui sub-catchment
142Fishing (bylaw) regulations in relation to Wharepūhunga and Korakonui sub-catchment
143Fisheries bylaws that apply to Wharepūhunga and Korakonui sub-catchment
144Application of provisions of components of Upper Waikato River integrated management plan
145Process for preparation of provisions that apply to Waipā River under section 144
146Modifications to component preparation process
Reprint notes

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows: