Chapter 11
Other powers of the court under the
Trustee Act


11.1A wide variety of unrelated powers are conferred on the court by different sections of the Trustee Act 1956. This chapter deals with the issues raised by these remaining provisions.279  The provisions of the Trustee Act considered here are:

11.2The chapter makes a number of proposals for reforming these provisions.

279These sections were all discussed in Law Commission Court Jurisdiction, Trading Trusts and Other Issues: Review of the Law of Trusts – Fifth Issues Paper (NZLC IP28, 2011), except s 66, which was discussed in Law Commission The Duties, Office and Powers of a Trustee: Review of the Law of Trusts – Fourth Issues Paper (NZLC IP26, 2011).