Notice Type
Charitable Trusts
Notice Title

Application Under the Charitable Trusts Act 1957 by Margaret Jean Connor as Trustee of the Wellington Nurses Education Trust Board (Incorporated)

Take notice that on Tuesday, 3 February 2009, an application was filed in the High Court at Wellington to wind up the Wellington Nurses Education Trust Board (Incorporated) and distribute its assets to the New Zealand Nursing Education and Research Foundation, pursuant to section 25 of the Charitable Trusts Act 1957.
The application is to be heard before the High Court at Wellington on Tuesday, 24 March 2009 at 10.00am.
Any person desiring to oppose the application must, not less than seven clear days before the hearing date, give written notice of their intention to do so to:
(a) the Registrar of the High Court at Wellington;
(b) the trustee; and
(c) the Attorney-General.
The object of the trust is the promotion of the advancement of education and training of nurses and efficiency in the profession of nursing by and without limiting generality of the forgoing objects:
(a) Offering scholarships, prizes, grants, loans and financial assistance of all types to any nurse or student of nursing to enable him or her to take part in an educational course or courses at any college, technical institute, hospital, university or other place of education as the trustees in their sole discretion may decide;
(b) encouraging and supporting educational seminars and other like activities for the continuing education of nurses; and
(c) assisting with publications associated with activities set out in (a) and (b) above.
The applicant is Margaret Jean Connor as trustee
of the Wellington Nurses Education Trust Board (Incorporated), whose address for service is at the offices of Duncan Cotterill Lawyers, Level 4, The Bayleys Building, 28 Brandon Street, Wellington.
Further particulars may be obtained from the office of the Court or from the applicant’s solicitor, Peter Connor, on telephone (04) 499 3280.
Dated this 23rd day of February 2009.
PETER CONNOR, Solicitor for the Applicant.