Maori Assembled Owners Regulations 1995

Reprint as at 21 April 1995

Maori Assembled Owners Regulations 1995

(SR 1995/83)

Catherine A Tizard, Governor-General

Order in Council

At Wellington this 18th day of April 1995

The Hon John Luxton presiding in Council


Changes authorised by section 17C of the Acts and Regulations Publication Act 1989 have been made in this reprint.

A general outline of these changes is set out in the notes at the end of this reprint, together with other explanatory material about this reprint.

These regulations are administered by Te Puni Kōkiri.

Pursuant to section 179 of Te Ture Whenua Maori Act 1993, Her Excellency the Governor-General, acting by and with the advice and consent of the Executive Council, hereby makes the following regulations.


1 Title and commencement

2 Interpretation

Meetings of assembled owners

3 Notice of meeting

4 Documents required to accompany notice of meeting

5 Alternative applications

6 Persons of preferred classes of alienees wishing to exercise right of first refusal

7 Service of notices and other documents by Registrar


8 Method of voting


9 Appointment

10 Restrictions on appointment

11 Lapse of appointment

12 Limitations

13 Notice of appointment

14 Objections to Registrar about appointment of proxy

15 Invalid appointment of proxy

16 Delivery of notices of appointment to recording officer

17 Objections to recording officer about notice of appointment

Postal votes

18 Postal votes

19 Notice of postal vote

20 Objections to Registrar about postal vote

21 Invalid postal vote

22 Duty of Registrar

23 Objections to recording officer about postal vote

24 Not counted in quorum

Conduct of meetings

25 Persons entitled to attend meetings

26 Persons entitled to vote at meetings

27 Attorneys

28 Objection to appointment of attorney

29 Invalid appointment of attorney

30 Recording officer

31 Minutes

32 Quorum at meetings generally

33 Quorum for resolution to sell

34 Quorum for resolution to lease

35 Quorum for resolution to incorporate

36 Adjournment where quorum or recording officer not present

37 Record of persons present

38 Chairperson of meeting

39 Power to adjourn

40 Hearing of applicants

41 Amendment to resolutions

42 Proposal of resolutions

43 Resolution for alienation of Maori freehold land to person outside preferred classes of alienees

44 Voting

45 Vote required to carry resolution

46 Resolution recorded in writing

47 Memorial of dissent

48 Report of recording officer

49 Confirmation of resolution by court

Miscellaneous provisions

50 Irregularity

51 Revocations


Explanatory note

Gazette information

Reprint notes