Rory James Scallan and Sandra Gail Scallan
Case number(s)
Decision date
DecisionConsent granted
Section 12(1)(a) Overseas Investment Act 2005
Decision makerToitū Te Whenua Land Information New Zealand
Decision date14 February 2024
Pathway(s)Sensitive land - Intention to reside
InvestmentAcquisition of freehold interest in 78.45 hectares of land at 192F Wainui Road, Whangaroa, Far North
ApplicantRory James Scallan and Sandra Gail Scallan 
Australia 100%
VendorYuen Yi Tsui and Douglas James Blaikie as Trustees of the Yuen Yi Tsui Family Trust
New Zealand 100%

The Applicants are purchasing a 78.45ha property in Northland, which is currently an unused bush block. The Applicants intend to build a dwelling and live on the land.

Consent was granted as the Applicants met the investor test criterion and the intention to reside in New Zealand indefinitely criteria. 

More informationAlan Lear
Alan Lear, Barrister
PO Box 3705
Auckland 1140