Notice Type
Land Notices
Notice Title

Notice of the Final Determination to Alter a Local Authority District Name

Pursuant to sections 19, 23, and 21(2) of the New Zealand Geographic Board (Ngā Pou Taunaha o Aotearoa) Act 2008 (“Act”), the New Zealand Geographic Board Ngā Pou Taunaha o Aotearoa (“Board”) gives notice of its final determination to alter the local authority district name described in the Schedule below.

The Board’s final determination on this local authority district name will take effect on 17 January 2020, being the date that the Order in Council, as required by sections 22(2) and 22(3) of the Act, gives effect to the name alteration.


Official Local Authority District Name

Feature Type and Description

Ōpōtiki District

The local authority district of Ōpōtiki District Council, as defined on SO 334312. NZTM 1998873mE 5782497mN. Alteration from Opotiki District (official name by New Zealand Gazette, 13 June 1989, No. 99, page 2275).

Dated at Wellington this 19th day of December 2019.

W. K. SHAW, Secretary, New Zealand Geographic Board Ngā Pou Taunaha o Aotearoa.