Pursuant to section 105 of the Coroners Act 2006,
His Excellency the Governor-General of New Zealand, acting on the advice of the Attorney-General given after consultation with the Minister of Justice, has been pleased to appoint
(Allan) Neil MacLean, District Court Judge of Hamilton
to be the Chief Coroner for New Zealand for a term of eight years on and from the date of this notice.
Dated at Wellington this 18th day of December 2006.
MICHAEL CULLEN, Attorney-General.