Kaikōura (Te Tai o Marokura) Marine Management Act 2014

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Version as at 28 October 2021

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Kaikōura (Te Tai o Marokura) Marine Management Act 2014

Public Act
2014 No 59
Date of assent
7 August 2014
see section 2

The Parliamentary Counsel Office has made editorial and format changes to this version using the powers under subpart 2 of Part 3 of the Legislation Act 2019.

Note 4 at the end of this version provides a list of the amendments included in it.

This Act is administered by the Department of Conservation and the Ministry for Primary Industries.


5Act binds the Crown
6Kaikōura Marine Guardians established
7Kaikōura Marine Guardians may advise Ministers and persons exercising statutory powers and performing statutory functions
8Ministerial review
9Hikurangi Marine Reserve
10Effect of declaration of marine reserve
11Te Rohe o Te Whānau Puha Whale Sanctuary
12Ōhau New Zealand Fur Seal Sanctuary
13Provisions that apply to Te Rohe o Te Whānau Puha Whale Sanctuary and Ōhau New Zealand Fur Seal Sanctuary
14Minister of Conservation may vary sanctuary
15Minister of Conservation may impose restrictions in respect of sanctuary
16Restrictions to be imposed following commencement
17Director-General may recover costs of assessing application
18Offences related to sanctuaries
19Application of Marine Mammals Protection Act 1978: offences and enforcement
20Application of Marine Mammals Protection Act 1978: administration of sanctuaries and policies, strategies, and plans
21Mangamaunu Mātaitai
22Oaro Mātaitai
23Te Waha o te Marangai Mātaitai
24Appointment of Tangata Tiaki/Kaitiaki for mātaitai reserves
25Effect of declaration of mātaitai reserve
26Te Taumanu o Te Waka a Māui Taiāpure
27Oaro-Haumuri Taiāpure
28Effect of declarations of taiāpure-local fisheries
29Amendments to the Fisheries (Amateur Fishing) Regulations 2013 relating to Te Whata Kai o Rakihouia i Te Tai o Marokura—Kaikōura Marine Area
30Consequential amendments

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows: