Ngāti Rangi Claims Settlement Act 2019

Version as at 12 April 2022

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Ngāti Rangi Claims Settlement Act 2019

Public Act
2019 No 40
Date of assent
31 July 2019
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 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 Ngāti Rangi
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
19Rule against perpetuities does not apply
20Access to deed of settlement
22Issuing, amending, and cancelling protocol
23Protocol subject to rights, functions, and duties
24Enforcement of protocol
25Effect of protocol
27Statutory acknowledgement by the Crown
28Purposes of statutory acknowledgement
29Relevant consent authorities to have regard to statutory acknowledgement
30Environment Court to have regard to statutory acknowledgement
31Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga and Environment Court to have regard to statutory acknowledgement
32Recording statutory acknowledgement on statutory plans
33Provision of summary or notice to trustees
34Use of statutory acknowledgement
35Issuing and amending deeds of recognition
36Application of statutory acknowledgement and deed of recognition to river or stream
37Exercise of powers and performance of functions and duties
38Rights not affected
39Amendment to Resource Management Act 1991
41Declaration of Te Tāpora and the Crown’s acknowledgement
42Purposes of Te Tāpora
43Effect of protection principles
44Obligations on New Zealand Conservation Authority and Conservation Boards
45Noting of Te Tāpora in strategies and plans
46Notification in Gazette
47Actions by Director-General
48Amendment to strategies or plans
51Effect of Te Tāpora on Te Tāpora area
52Termination of Te Tāpora
53Exercise of powers and performance of functions and duties
54Rights not affected
56Official geographic names
57Publication of official geographic names
58Subsequent alteration of official geographic names
59Name change to Ngā Roto-o-Rangataua Scenic Reserve for Crown protected area
61Rangatauanui property
62Rau Korokio
63Te Tāuru
64Te Urunga property
66Beds of Rotokura Lakes
67Properties vest subject to or together with interests
68Interests that are not interests in land
69Registration of ownership
70Application of Part 4A of Conservation Act 1987
71Matters to be recorded on record of title
72Application of other enactments
73Minister of Conservation may grant easements
74Names of Crown protected areas discontinued
75Delayed vesting and gifting back of Raketapauma
77Acknowledgement of association
78Exercise of powers and performance of functions and duties
79Authorisation to search for and remove Crown-owned matā, onewa, or pākohe
80Access to relevant area to search for and remove Crown-owned matā, onewa, or pākohe
81Obligations if accessing relevant area
82Relationship with other enactments
83Consultation in relation to matā, onewa, and pākohe
84Land may be added to relevant area
85Authorisation to search for and remove Crown-owned matā, onewa, or pākohe
86Access to riverbed to search for and remove Crown-owned matā, onewa, or pākohe
87Obligations if accessing riverbed in defence area
88Relationship with other enactments
90Application and purpose of this subpart
91Joint responsibility for certain part of CMS
92Land may be added to Te Paenga Nui
93Membership of Conservation Board
95Te Pae Ao established
96Purpose of Te Pae Ao
97Application of Reserves Act 1977 and Conservation Act 1987
99Reserve management plan
100Operational management
101Reclassification and change of status
102Concessions and other interests in land on or over reserve sites
103Administrative processes
104Te Pae Ao to be involved in discussions under National Parks Act 1980
105Administrative support
106Beds of Rotokura Lakes may be administered as reserve site
107Te Mana Tupua o Te Waiū-o-Te-Ika
108Ngā Toka Tupua o Te Waiū-o-Te-Ika
109Legal effect of Te Mana Tupua and Ngā Toka Tupua
110General relevance of Te Mana Tupua and Ngā Toka Tupua
111Application of Resource Management Act 1991
112Application of Conservation Act 1987
113Limits to application of sections 111 and 112
114Establishment of Ngā Wai Tōtā o Te Waiū
115Purposes of Ngā Wai Tōtā
116Functions of Ngā Wai Tōtā
118Members of Ngā Wai Tōtā
119Validity of acts
120Application of other Acts to Ngā Wai Tōtā
121Rights extended to Te Kotahitanga o Ngāti Tūwharetoa and Mōkai Pātea
122Administration and procedure
123Purpose and scope of Te Tāhoratanga
124Legal effect of Te Tāhoratanga
125Preparation and approval of Te Tāhoratanga
126Te Waiū-o-Te-Ika catchment register
127Persons who may be included on Te Waiū-o-Te-Ika catchment register
128Fisheries regulations
130The Crown may transfer properties
131Transfer of certain deferred selection properties
132Transfer of defence area land to trustees
133Minister of Conservation may grant easements
134Records of title for certain properties
135Record of title for licensed land
136Authorised person may grant covenant for later creation of record of title
137Application of other enactments
138Transfer of properties subject to lease
139Requirements if lease terminates or expires
140Licensed land ceases to be Crown forest land
141Trustees are confirmed beneficiaries and licensors of licensed land
142Effect of transfer of licensed land
143Right of access to protected sites
144Right of access over licensed land
145Right of access to be recorded on records of title
147Meaning of RFR land
148Mōkai Pātea participation under this subpart
149RFR land required for another Treaty of Waitangi settlement
150Restrictions on disposal of RFR land
151Requirements for offer
152Expiry date of offer
153Withdrawal of offer
154Acceptance of offer
155Formation of contract
156Disposal to the Crown or Crown bodies
157Disposal of existing public works to local authorities
158Disposal of reserves to administering bodies
159Disposal in accordance with obligations under enactment or rule of law
160Disposal in accordance with legal or equitable obligations
161Disposal under certain legislation
162Disposal of land held for public works
163Disposal for reserve or conservation purposes
164Disposal for charitable purposes
165Disposal to tenants
166Disposal by Housing New Zealand Corporation
167RFR landowner’s obligations subject to other matters
168Notice to LINZ of RFR land with record of title after RFR date
169Notice to trustees of offer trusts of disposal of RFR land to others
170Notice to LINZ of land ceasing to be RFR land
171Notice to be given if disposal of shared RFR land being considered
172Notice requirements
173Right of first refusal to be recorded on records of title for RFR land
174Removal of notations when land to be transferred or vested
175Removal of notations when notice given under section 149
176Removal of notations when RFR period ends
177Waiver and variation
178Disposal of Crown bodies not affected
179Assignment of rights and obligations under this subpart

The Parliament of New Zealand enacts as follows: