Public Notice Mandate Hui

The members of the Mandate Group and the Ngāti Mutunga o Wharekauri Iwi Trust will be undertaking a round of hui to confirm mandate to settle our longstanding treaty claim with the Crown.

The schedule of hui are:



Date / Time


Whakamaharatanga Marae

8 February 2014 - 10:30am


Jet Park Hotel Auckland Airport

27 February 2014 - 5:00pm


Owae Marae

1 March 2014 - 10:30am


Hongoeka Marae - Plimmerton

2 March 2014 - 10:30am


Rēhua Marae – Springfield Road

3 March 2014 - 5:00pm


Whakamaharatanga Marae

15 March 2014 - 10:30am

Postal Ballot

Returning Officer (Electionz.com)

15 March 2014


Whānau are asked to vote and confirm the resolution:

 ‘That the Ngāti Mutunga o Wharekauri Iwi Trust is mandated to represent Ngāti Mutunga o Wharekauri in negotiations with the Crown, regarding the comprehensive settlement of Ngāti Mutunga o Wharekauri historical Treaty of Waitangi claims.’

Registered members of the Iwi Trust will receive ballot papers through the mail.  Copies of the mandate documentation are available on request from the following locations:

Please note – you do not have to be registered with the Ngāti Mutunga o Wharekauri Iwi Trust to exercise your whakapapa right to vote on the resolution.  Ballot forms will be available at each hui for you to cast your vote.  Alternatively you may request ballot forms from the Independent Returning Officer.  You will need to provide proof of your Ngāti Mutunga o Wharekauri whakapapa and proof of identity.

Voting closes 15 March 2014 at 5pm. 



Warwick Lampp

Independent Returning Officer - Ngati Mutunga o Wharekauri Iwi Trust

0508 666 103 or elections@electionz.com

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