What is Te Kahui Kaumatua o Hauā responsible for?

Te Kahui Kaumatua o Hauā

The Trustees have established a council of elders of Ngāti Hauā known as Te Kahui Kaumatua o Hauā, to which each marae has appointed one koroua and one kuia.

Te Kahui Kaumatua o Hauā is responsible for:

  • Advising the Trustees on matters involving Ngāti Hauā tikanga, reo, kawa and korerō

  • Facilitating any disputes that may arise in

    connection with the Trust or any part of the Ngāti Hauā Group regarding the tikanga, reo, kawa and korerō of Ngāti Hauā

  • Protecting the mauri of Ngāti Hauā