What was proposed?
The proposal was to alter Kaukau Bank to Te Kakau Bank and make it the official name of an undersea bank offshore from the southeast coast of the North Island approximately 5km east of Te Kakau Point.
Kaukau Bank was altered to the official undersea feature name, Te Kakau Bank.
Published in the New Zealand Gazette on 1 August 2023.
Pou Taunaha considered this proposal report at its hui on 18 May 2017. The proposal is notified for one month so that the public can make submissions supporting or objecting to the name.