Te Kāhui Māngai is a useful tool for anyone to find out basic information about iwi, hapū and marae.

Te Kāhui Māngai also assists the Crown in meeting its obligations to local authorities under section 35A of the Resource Management Act 1991.

Te Kāhui Māngai gives information on iwi identified in the Māori Fisheries Act 2004, and those iwi/hapū that have begun the process of negotiating settlement of their historical Treaty of Waitangi claims; this includes their rohe, hapū, marae, and the organisations whose mandates to represent these iwi/hapū have been recognised by the New Zealand Government. These representative organisations are;

Te Kāhui Māngai also includes:

Finding Information

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