Nau mai haere mai ki Te Rūnanga o Ngāti Awa
Pakihi Ngāti Awa
Who are Ngāti Awa
Notice of Elections for Representatives to Te Rūnanga o Ngāti Awa
In accordance with the Second Schedule of the Te Rūnanga o Ngāti Awa Charter, elections will be required to elect one Representative on Te Rūnanga o Ngāti Awa for each of the following three hapū:
Ngai Taiwhakaea II
- Mark Joseph HARAWIRA
- Caroline Kararaina TAKOTOHIWI
Ngāti Awa ki Tamaki Makaurau
- Jay Rawiri MASON
- Rongokino George NGATAI
- Mary Ann Mere KINGI
- Rochelle Tralee RAPANA
Voter packs will be posted to each registered adult member aged 18 years or over for the three hapū which require an election. Members can vote by post, internet voting, or at the Waahi Pooti.
A Waahi Pooti will be held at the offices of Te Rūnanga o Ngāti Awa, Louvain St, Whakatāne between 10am and 5pm on Saturday, 1 October 2022. All voting closes at 5pm on Saturday 1 October 2022.
If you are a registered adult member of one of these three hapū and you do not receive a voter pack, please contact the Chief Returning Officer by phone 0800 666 032 (tollfree) or by email email@example.com
Any descendant of Ngāti Awa, for which an election is required, who is not currently registered with Te Rūnanga o Ngāti Awa and who wishes to participate in these elections can register up to 5pm on Saturday 1 October 2022 (subject to confirmation from the Whakapapa Committee). Registration forms are available from www.ngatiawa.iwi.nz, by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or by phoning 0800 464 284.
Dated at Whakatāne, 18 August 2022
Chief Returning Officer – Te Rūnanga o Ngāti Awa
email@example.com, 0800 666 032
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