Take notice that the Chief Justice has cancelled certain succession orders to an application filed in 1996 to succeed to the interests of the late EMMA MOETAUA will now be reheard.

The High Court has ordered that any person who believes they are entitled to succeed to any of the interests of Emma Moetaua in any of the following lands listed below must file an application to succeed by 4.00 p.m. on Friday 22 April 2022

The relevant lands are:

Lands succeeded to by Emma Moetaua being lands of the family Emma Moetaua was adopted into:
TE TAORA SECTION 128D; TUTAKIMOA SECTION 14E; AVARUA SECTION 190A1; AVARUA SECTION 190A2; TAPATEA SECTION 107B1; TAPATEA SECTION 107B2; TAPATEA SECTION 223; PARAKO SECTION 134, AVARUA

Lands succeeded to by Emma Moetaua arising from Emma Moetaua’s blood line:
PUAPUAUTU SECTION 105C; TE MARU O TAITI SECTION 111; TE RAVAKI SECTION 107A1B; TUTAKIMOA SECTION 48A1; TARARA SECTION 102D; PUTU I TAPAE SECTION 188G; VAIKAI SECTION 187H2B; TE TAMANU SECTION 100A; ARETERE SECTION 79, AVARUA; and PUNAROTO SECTION 2, MATAVERA;


Kopuvai Matua-Atuatika
REGISTRAR OF THE HIGH COURT