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General Notices
Public Notice The Treaty of Waitangi Act 1975 State-Owned Enterprises Act 1986 This notice concerns land at Junction Road, Paeroa, and Maori claims under the Treaty of Waitangi Act 1975. The land at Junction Road, Paeroa, is described in legal terms as all that parcel of land containing 8400 square metres, more or less, situated in Block XVI, Waihou Survey District, being Lot 1 on Deposited Plan S. 8781 and Sections 2 and 3, Survey Office Plan 58929, and being all of the land comprised and described in certificate of title 50A/946. The land was once owned by the Crown. It was transferred to a State-owned enterprise under the State-Owned Enterprises Act 1986. There is a special notice or ``memorial'' on the certificate of title for the land which provides that, if the Waitangi Tribunal recommends it, the land shall be resumed by the Crown and returned to Maori ownership (see sections 27a and 27b of the State-Owned Enterprises Act 1986). The current owners of the land, VAUGHAN FRANCIS HANDLEY and HELENA JAN MILROY, have applied to the Waitangi Tribunal to have this notice removed. This application has been made under section 8d of the Treaty of Waitangi Act 1975. ANY MAORI PERSON WHO CONSIDERS THAT SHE/HE, OR ANY GROUP WHICH SHE/HE BELONGS TO, HAS A CLAIM TO MAKE TO THE WAITANGI TRIBUNAL ABOUT THIS LAND, SHOULD SUBMIT HIS/HER CLAIM TO THE WAITANGI TRIBUNAL BEFORE THE 11TH DAY OF OCTOBER 1996. Section 6 of the Treaty of Waitangi Act 1975, describes what a claim is. Claims may be posted or sent to the Registrar, Waitangi Tribunal, 110 Featherston Street (P.O. Box 5022), Wellington. If no claim about this land is made to the Waitangi Tribunal before the 11th day of October 1996, then the Tribunal may recommend that the land no longer be liable to be resumed by the Crown and returned to Maori ownership under section 27b of the State-Owned Enterprise Act 1986. Dated at Paeroa this 4th day of July 1996. Inserted by: MICHAEL JOHN WALMSLEY, Solicitor of Paeroa, for the applicants whose address for service is at the offices of Messrs Carden & Stout, Solicitors, 121 Normanby Road, Paeroa. Telephone: (07) 862 8791. Facsimile: (07) 862 7757.
Publication Date
11 Jul 1996

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