This guideline has been issued by the Registrar-General of Land to ensure that applications received by Toitū te Whenua under the Moriori Claims Settlement Act 2021 are dealt with correctly.
This guideline covers the Moriori Claims Settlement Act 2021. It contains detailed information about that settlement and is designed to be read in conjunction with the Treaty Claims Settlement Act General Guideline 2018 - LINZG20786.
This guideline is primarily for the use of staff of Toitū Te Whenua with delegated authority to exercise registration functions under the Land Transfer Act 2017. It focuses on the provisions of the Act that impact on the registration process and covers registration requirements and memorial formats.
Note: On 7 March 2022 the Settlement Date on page 9 of the guideline was amended from 14 February 2022 to 16 February 2022.