Terms of Negotiation

As advised at the Hui-a-iwi held on 24 May 2014 at Te Papaiouru, Te Komiti Nui o Ngati Whakaue has now signed Terms of Negotiation with the Crown.  A copy of the Terms of Negotiation can be found on the Office of Treaty Settlements website, the direct link is here: www.ots.govt.nz

Te Komiti Nui is now focussed on preparing for negotiations towards an Agreement in Principle and will be arranging hui in due course to update Ngati Whakaue members.

Appointment of Executive Manager and Settlement Co-ordinator

Te Komiti Nui o Ngati Whakaue are excited to advise the appointment of Tamara Mutu (Executive Manager) and Kerri Anne Hancock (Settlement Co-ordinator).

Feel free to get in contact with Tamara and Kerri Anne at the details below.

Te Komiti Nui o Ngati Whakaue

  • Street Address: The Business Hub, 1209 Hinemaru St, Rotorua
  • Postal Address: PO Box 1715, Rotorua 3040
  • Phone: 07 349 8333
  • Website: www.whakaue.org
  • Email: info@whakaue.org

Appointment of new Chief Crown Negotiator

In April 2014, the Chief Crown Negotiator assigned to Komiti Nui, Ross Phillipson, resigned.  Minister Finlayson recently appointed Rick Barker as Ross Phillipson’s replacement.  Rick Barker is a former Cabinet Minister, current Hawkes Bay Regional Councillor and an experienced Chief Crown Negotiator. Komiti Nui looks forward to engaging with Rick throughout the Ngati Whakaue settlement process.