Contents

Chapter 12
Other powers of the court

Introduction

12.1 A wide variety of unrelated powers are conferred on the court by various sections of the Trustee Act 1956. This chapter considers and makes recommendations in relation to the following sections of the Trustee Act:

12.2 In broad terms, we recommend that each of these provisions be retained with some reform. These issues were discussed more extensively in the Preferred Approach Paper and the Fifth Issues Paper.273
273Law Commission Review of the Law of Trusts – Preferred Approach (NZLC IP31, 2012) at ch 11; Law Commission Court Jurisdiction, Trading Trusts and Other Issues: Review of the Law of Trusts – Fifth Issues Paper (NZLC IP28, 2011) at ch 2.