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Land Notices
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Notifcation of Application of Overlay Classification and Protection Principles—Rimutauteka Scenic Reserve

Pursuant to section 49(1)(a) of the Te Atiawa Claims Settlement Act 2016 (“Act”), the Minister of Conservation hereby notifies that the area described in the Schedule hereto has been declared to be subject to an overlay classification by section 44 of the Act.

The provisions of the Act which relate to the overlay classifications are sections 43–57.

Pursuant to section 49(1)(b) of the Act, the Minister hereby notifies that the following protection principles are directed at the Minister avoiding harm to, or the diminishing of, Te Atiawa values related to Rimutauteka Scenic Reserve:

  1. protection of indigenous flora and fauna, natural resources and the wider environment within Rimutauteka Scenic Reserve;
  2. recognition of the mana and kaitakitaga of Te Atiawa within Rimutauteka Scenic Reserve;
  3. respect for Te Atiawa tikanga and kawa within Rimutauteka Scenic Reserve;
  4. respect for the interests and relationships that Te Atiawa have with Rimutauteka Scenic Reserve;
  5. encouragement of the respect for the association of Te Atiawa with Rimutauteka Scenic Reserve;
  6. accurate portrayal of the association, interests and relationships of Te Atiawa with Rimutauteka Scenic Reserve;
  7. recognition of the relationship of Te Atiawa with the wahi tapu and wahi whakahirahira;
  8. recognition of Te Atiawa mahinga kai and the provision of cultural resources;
  9. recognition of Te Atiawa relationships with and the importance to Te Atiawa of the ecosystems and life forms within Rimutauteka Scenic Reserve; and
  10. recognition of and respect for nga tikanga o Te Atiawa and its relevance to the protection of Rimutauteka Scenic Reserve.

Taranaki Land District—New Plymouth District


Rimutauteka Scenic Reserve as shown on plan OTS-043-06, 2.9729 hectares, more or less, being Lot 1 DP 12873. All Computer Freehold Register TNE4/951.

Dated at Wellington this 29th day of April 2018.

Hon EUGENIE SAGE, Minister of Conservation.

(DOC TWS 04-58)