Public Notice The Treaty of Waitangi Act 1975 State-Owned Enterprises Act 1986 This notice concerns land at Maire Road, Orewa and Maori claims under the Treaty of Waitangi Act 1975. The land at Maire Road, Orewa, is described in legal terms as all that parcel of land containing 1.9010 hectares, more or less, being Sections 12, S.O. Plan 62062, situated in Block VII, Waiwera Survey District and being all the land comprised and described in certificate of title 85A/272 (North Auckland Registry). The land was once owned by the Crown. It was transferred to a State owned enterprise under the State-Owned Enterprises Act 1986. There is a special notice or ``memorial'' on the certificate of title for the land which provides that, if the Waitangi Tribunal recommends it, the land shall be resumed by the Crown and returned to Maori ownership (see sections 27a and 27b of the State-Owned Enterprises Act 1986). The current owner of the land, HOPPER DEVELOPMENTS LIMITED, has applied to the Waitangi Tribunal to have this notice removed. This has been done under section 8d of the Treaty of Waitangi Act 1975. ANY MAORI PERSON WHO CONSIDERS THAT THEY, OR ANY GROUP WHICH THEY BELONG TO, HAS A CLAIM TO MAKE TO THE WAITANGI TRIBUNAL ABOUT THIS LAND, SHOULD SUBMIT THEIR CLAIM TO THE WAITANGI TRIBUNAL BEFORE THE 20TH DAY OF APRIL 1998. Section 6 of the Treaty of Waitangi Act 1975, describes what a claim is. Claims should be posted or sent to the Registrar, Waitangi Tribunal, Seabridge House, 110 Featherston Street (P.O. Box 5022), Wellington. If no claim about this land is made to the Waitangi Tribunal before the 20th day of April 1998, then the Tribunal may recommend that the land no longer be liable to be resumed by the Crown and returned to Maori ownership under section 27b of the State-Owned Enterprises Act 1986. Dated at Auckland this 9th day of January 1998. Inserted by: DONALD JOHN GELLERT, solicitor for the applicant, whose address for service is care of Gellert Ivanson, Solicitors, P.O. Box 25-239, St Heliers, Auckland.