Ngā Mana Whenua o Tāmaki Makaurau Collective Redress Act 2014

  • Sections 12(1)(c) and 134(2) corrected on 30 January 2021 under section 25(1)(m) of the Legislation Act 2012.

Part 2 Cultural redress

17 Statements of association

(1)

The Crown acknowledges the statements of association of iwi and hapū.

(2)

However, the statements—

(a)

must not affect, or be taken into account by, a person exercising a power or performing a function or duty under an enactment or a bylaw made by a local authority under an enactment; and

(b)

do not affect the lawful rights or legal obligations of any person; and

(c)

do not grant, create, or affect any interests or rights relating to the lands referred to in the statements.

(3)

In this section,—

lands means the maunga, the Maungakiekie / One Tree Hill northern land, Māngere Mountain, the motu, and the Rangitoto Island properties

statements of association of iwi and hapū means the statements—

(a)

that are made by the iwi and hapū of Ngā Mana Whenua o Tāmaki Makaurau of their particular spiritual, ancestral, cultural, customary, and historical interests in the lands referred to in the statements; and

(b)

that are in the form—

(i)

set out in part 1 of the documents schedule:

(ii)

set out in a deed of settlement between the Crown and 1 or more iwi or hapū specified in section 9(a).