Te Urewera Act 2014

If you need more information about this Act, please contact the administering agency: Department of Conservation

Subpart 3—Legal identity of Te Urewera and vesting of Te Urewera land

Legal entity

11 Te Urewera declared to be legal entity


Te Urewera is a legal entity, and has all the rights, powers, duties, and liabilities of a legal person.




the rights, powers, and duties of Te Urewera must be exercised and performed on behalf of, and in the name of, Te Urewera—


by Te Urewera Board; and


in the manner provided for in this Act; and


the liabilities are the responsibility of Te Urewera Board, except as provided for in section 96.