Pursuant to section 20 of the Public Works Act 1981, and
to a delegation from the Minister for Land Information, Stephen Robert Gilbert, Land Information New Zealand, declares that, an agreement to that effect having been entered into, the land described in the Schedule to this notice is hereby acquired as local purpose (plantation) reserve and vested in the Taupo District Council on the date of publication hereof in the New Zealand Gazette, subject to the Reserves Act 1977 and subject also to section 3 of the Petroleum Act 1937, section 8 of the Atomic Energy Act 1945, section 3 of the Geothermal Energy Act 1953, sections 6 and 8 of the Mining Act 1971, sections 5 and 261 of the Coal Mines Act 1979, Part IVA of the Conservation Act 1987, section 27B of the State-Owned Enterprises Act 1986, geothermal and other rights in favour of Contact Energy Limited created
by Instrument B406416.4 and an encumbrance to Contact Energy Limited created by Instrument B406416.5.
South Auckland Land District-Taupo District
Section 409, Block II, Tauhara Survey District (part Computer Freehold Register 500507).
Dated at Christchurch this 30th day of November 2010.
S. R. GILBERT, for the Minister for Land Information.