Te Rūnanga a Rangitāne o Wairau Trust2023-02-22T10:44:24+13:00

Te Rūnanga a Rangitāne o Wairau Trust

The Trust was established in 2006, pursuant to the Māori Fisheries Act (2004), as a Mandated Iwi Organisation, and Iwi Aquaculture Organisation. The Trust has charitable status and is responsible for establishing cultural and social benefits for iwi members.  The Trust Deed has a provision for up to seven Trustees, who are elected in accordance with the Deed.

The current Trustees are:

  • Calvin Hart
  • Janis de Thierry
  • Wirihana de Thierry-Lukitau
  • Haysley MacDonald
  • Peter Meihana
  • Riki Palatchie
  • Keelan Walker

Rangitāne o Wairau Settlement Trust

The Settlement Trust was established in 2010 for the purpose of receiving the proceeds of the settlement for Rangitāne o Wairau from the Crown.  The Settlement Trust is the PSGE (post-settlement governance entity) for Rangitāne o Wairau.  The Trust Deed states that the Trustees of Te Rūnanga a Rangitāne o Wairau Trust shall be the Trustees of the Rangitāne o Wairau Settlement Trust.

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2 Main St, Blenheim 7201

Phone: 03 578 6180

Fax: 03 578 9321

Web: www.rangitane.org.nz