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

Trust

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

  • Manutuke
  • Ohako
  • Te Kuri a Tuatai
  • Te Pahou
  • Whakato

Along with three general trustees who are elected from across the iwi.

Our Mission:

To achieve Tino Rangatiratanga by “actively” encouraging and supporting the social, economic, cultural and political growth and advancement of Rongowhakaata Iwi.

Our Aim:

The strengthening of Rongowhakaata Iwi.

Election of Trustees

Trustees are elected on three year terms.

Trust Deed

Link to Trust Deed – RIT Trust Deed