Kai Tiaki

  • Tikanga

    We will strive to ensure ngā tikanga ō Waitaha is demonstrated in the decisions we make.

  • Mana

    We will maintain a high degree of personal integrity and ethical behavior in all decisions we make.

  • Kai Tiaki

    We will pursue knowledge and ideas that support and progress those things valued by Waitaha.


Trustees | Te Tari | Charter | Election Information


  • FrankGrant

    Frank Grant

    My vision as Chair for Te Kapu Ō Waitaha is to build on the wisdom and knowledge of our Tipuna, by developing a robust and effective infrastructure (foundation) that will withstand the test of time. In addition my focus is on implementing prudent and sustainable leadership of our economic, educational, cultural, spiritual and aspirational objectives for Waitaha.

  • Tapua

    George Wehi Clarke

    My vision as a Trustee on the PSGE is to empower our people to work in unity to grow and succeed. To provide opportunities for our people to be educated so that employment is not an obstacle, all underpinned by Waitaha Tikanga me ngā reo o ngā Tupuna.

  • CarolWhare

    Carol Whare

    My vision as a Trustee on the PSGE for Waitaha is to to give our beneficiaries a renewed and exciting arena of economic, social and political stability for all of us and our mokopuna to come.  With strategic vision that will be implemented, managed and monitored, including prudent financial planning and accountability we ensure that we remain focused on our commitment to the iwi.  They deserve no less.

  • JoshuaGrantC

    Joshua Grant

    My vision as Trustee on the PSGE for Waitaha is to help lead the strategic direction of Te Kapu Ō Waitaha Trust.

    I will always consider our cultural, spiritual, health, eduction and employment needs now and into the future.

    For young and old and those in between for all to share and benefit & for the ultimate success of Waitaha.

  • FrankGrant1

    Tapua Te Amo

    My commitment as Trustee is simple, he hapi ngā tikanga ō Waitaha.


Te Tari

Te Tari o Te Kapu Ō Waitaha


Vivienne Robinson
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Te Kapu Ō Waitaha Charter

Download the latest Charter Variation 27.04.2015

On 20 July 2011 Waitaha initialled a Deed of Settlement with the Crown to settle their historical Treaty claims against the Crown. This followed a period of direct negotiation between the Waitaha Raupatu Trust, on behalf of Waitaha, and the Crown.

In order to meet the requirements for Settlement prescribed by the Crown a post settlement governance entity needs to be established to receive and administer the settlements assets received as part of the Treaty settlement agreed with the Crown. In establishing this post settlement governance entity Waitaha wish to at all times adhere to the concepts of Waitaha tikanga.

The Charter details all key points in terms of how the Trustees should conduct themselves, important information related to the Waitaha Membership Register, elections of Trustees, proceedings of Trustees and how to pass Special Resolutions.




Te Kapu Ō Waitaha 2016 Elections

  • To download a copy our Election Information Pack 2016click here
  • To register please click here
  • To download a copy of the Nomination Formclick here
  • To request a hardcopy of the Election Information Pack 2016 and/or the nomination forms please contact us on 07 573 5314