Maori Assembled Owners Regulations 1995

Reprint as at 6 February 2021

Coat of Arms of New Zealand

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 subpart 2 of Part 2 of the Legislation Act 2012 have been made in this official reprint.

Note 4 at the end of this reprint provides a list of the amendments incorporated.

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.


1Title and commencement
3Notice of meeting
4Documents required to accompany notice of meeting
5Alternative applications
6Persons of preferred classes of alienees wishing to exercise right of first refusal
7Service of notices and other documents by Registrar
8Method of voting
10Restrictions on appointment
11Lapse of appointment
13Notice of appointment
14Objections to Registrar about appointment of proxy
15Invalid appointment of proxy
16Delivery of notices of appointment to recording officer
17Objections to recording officer about notice of appointment
18Postal votes
19Notice of postal vote
20Objections to Registrar about postal vote
21Invalid postal vote
22Duty of Registrar
23Objections to recording officer about postal vote
24Not counted in quorum
25Persons entitled to attend meetings
26Persons entitled to vote at meetings
28Objection to appointment of attorney
29Invalid appointment of attorney
30Recording officer
32Quorum at meetings generally
33Quorum for resolution to sell
34Quorum for resolution to lease
35Quorum for resolution to incorporate [Revoked]
36Adjournment where quorum or recording officer not present
37Record of persons present
38Chairperson of meeting
39Power to adjourn
40Hearing of applicants
41Amendment to resolutions
42Proposal of resolutions
43Resolution for alienation of Maori freehold land to person outside preferred classes of alienees
45Vote required to carry resolution
46Resolution recorded in writing
47Memorial of dissent
48Report of recording officer
49Confirmation of resolution by court
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