Kaitieki o Ngati Maru, Ngati Kaipoho, Ngai Tawhiri, Ngati Ruapani ki Turanga

Confirmed candidates for 2018 Trustee Elections

The nominations for positions on the Rongowhakaata Iwi Trust board have now closed, the list of candidates for the upcoming election is as follows



As there were more nominations received than vacancies for the Pahou, Whakato and Ohako marae positions and the Iwi Elected Trustee positions, elections will be required to confirm those Trustees.

The elections will be carried out by postal and internet voting; and by waahi pooti. Voter packs will be mailed to registered adult members on Monday 26 February 2018 and voting will close at 5.00pm on Thursday 29 March 2018. Registrations for this election will be accepted up to the closing of voting.

All inquiries regarding the Trustee nomination process should be directed to the Chief Returning Officer at –

Anthony Morton

Chief Returning Officer – Rongowhakaata Iwi Trust

PO Box 3138,
Christchurch 8140

(0800) 666 042

Invitation to register as member

The Trust invites anyone who has not already enrolled, aged 18 years and over and with the appropriate whakapapa, to apply to be included on the Trust’s register. Application forms for registration may be obtained from the Trust website – www.rongowhakaata.iwi.nz or office – ph: (0800) 766 469.

A copy of this list can be downloaded through the link below

RIT trustee candidates for 2018 election

right click on the above link and select “save as” to download.