The Rongowhakaata Charitable Trust (now known as the Rongowhakaata Iwi Trust) was incorporated under the Charitable Trusts Act 1957 on 10 April 1997.
The Trust Membership
One trustees is elected from each of the five marae within the rohe of Rongowhakaata
- Te Kuri a Tuatai
- Te Pahou
Along with three general trustees who are elected from across the iwi.
To achieve Tino Rangatiratanga by “actively” encouraging and supporting the social, economic, cultural and political growth and advancement of Rongowhakaata Iwi.
The strengthening of Rongowhakaata Iwi.
Election of Trustees
Trustees are elected on three year terms.
Link to Trust Deed – RIT Trust Deed