Annual General Meetings

ANNUAL GENERAL MEETINGS Notice is hereby given that the AGM of TE KOMITI NUI O NGATI WHAKAUE Will be held at Te Papaiouru Marae, Ohinemutu Sunday, 23 November 2014, at 2pm AGENDA Mihi/Karakia Apologies Minutes of the last AGM Chair Report Financial Statements for the year ended 31 March 2014 Appointment of Auditor Management Update Negotiations Update General Business Meeting Closed A copy of the Annual Report will be available for collection from the office at 1209 Hinemaru Street, Rotorua from 10 November 2014. Or click here to download it here Notice is hereby given that the AGM of TE KOTAHITANGA O NGATI WHAKAUE ASSETS TRUST Will be held at Te Papaiouru Marae, Ohinemutu Sunday, 23 November 2014, at 4pm AGENDA Mihi/Karakia

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Komiti Nui Information Sheet

What is Te Komiti Nui o Ngāti Whakaue? The entity mandated to negotiate the settlement of the historical Treaty of Waitangi claims of Ngāti Whakaue. Te Komiti Nui will settle the remaining historical claims such as claims relating to Maketu, Mamaku, Ohinemutu, Kouramawhitiwhiti, Ngongotaha, Ngāti Whakaue taonga and geothermal reserves. Ngati Whakaue have already been involved in some Treaty settlements for example the Township Railways Lands (1993), Te Arawa Lakes (2004), Te Arawa Fisheries (2004), CNI Forests Land (2008) and Whakarewarewa Valley and Roto a Tamaheke (2008).  Te Komiti Nui will work with the Crown to settle the extant historical claims of Ngāti Whakaue. Your trustees on Te Komiti Nui are: Anaru Te Amo (Chair), Pauline Tangohau (Deputy Chair), Kingi Biddle, Veronica Butterworth, Hoki Kahukiwa,

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Important Komiti Nui o Ngati Whakaue updates

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

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Kōmiti Nui Negotiations with OTS

The Terms of Negotiation (TON) state how Kōmiti Nui and the Crown will negotiate, consult and engage with each other regarding the settlement process for Ngāti Whakaue. On 11 December 2013, representatives of Kōmiti Nui (supported by legal counsel) met with Honourable Chris Finlayson, Minister of Treaty Settlements and his officials to discuss the Crown process and time frame regarding the Terms of Negotiation. Since December 2013, Kōmiti Nui and the Office of Treaty Settlements have met regularly to progress the Terms of Negotiation. Kōmiti Nui intends to have this signed with the Crown by April 2014. Once signed, Kōmiti Nui and the Crown can start negotiations regarding the settlement of Ngāti Whakaue historical claims. Next Steps Kōmiti Nui are

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Ngati Whakaue elects Trustees to continue their journey towards Treaty settlement

Te Komiti Nui have almost reached their three year anniversary and are set for the final of three Ngati Whakaue Registered Voting Hui which will see the election of ten Trustees. These representatives will provide governance and direction to see the settlement of all existing historical claims of Ngati Whakaue with the Crown. The provisional and unofficial results have been announced by the Returning Officer at the two most recent Ngati Whakaue Registered Voting hui held recently at Whakaue Marae on 8 July and at Te Papaiouru Marae on 15 July. They are as follows: Anaru Te Amo Kingi Biddle Hokimatomai Kahukiwa Hamuera Mitchell Te Kiri Mitchell Larissa Wharepōuri Paora John Tohi Te Ururangi Tapsell Pauline Moana Tangohau One final hui

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Te Komiti Nui o Ngati Whakaue Treaty Settlement Update – 10 June 2012

Claimant Hui – Te Komiti Nui o Ngāti Whakaue (Komiti Nui) have just completed a series of hui with claimants to align the outcomes for the comprehensive settlement of Ngāti Whakaue. The claimants were given an opportunity to discuss their aspirations for their claims and what they are seeking in terms of redress options. Mana Whenua – A decision has not as yet been made for the Mana Whenua process going forward. Iwi representatives have been meeting regularly in an effort to decide on a process. Komiti Nui will be meeting with Ngāti Manawa to discuss Mana Whenua issues. Meeting with the Minister for Treaty of Waitangi Negotiations  – Komiti Nui trustees met with the Minister in April 2012 to

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Ngati Whakaue Registered Voting Hui

Komiti Nui have almost reached their three year anniversary and will be conducting a series of Ngati Whakaue Registered Voting Hui for election of ten trustees. The dates are as follows: DATE VENUE TIME Sunday 08 July 2012 Whakaue Marae, MaketuOne (1) representative for Maketu and the sea and coastal interests of Ngati Whakaue. 10.00am with morning tea at 11.00am Sunday 15 July 2012 Te Papaiouru Marae, OhinemutuSix (6) representatives of the Koromatua Hapu and the central interests of Ngati Whakaue;One (1) representative for Horohoro and the western and south western interests of Ngati Whakaue. 12.00pm with lunch at 1.30pm Sunday 22 July 2012 Hurungaterangi Marae, Hona Rd, NgapunaTwo (2) representatives for Ngapuna and the eastern and south eastern interests

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