The Trust have recently received resignations from two of the current trustees which has created two extraordinary vacancies. The Trust wish to fill these vacancies by way of election. Those elected to fill these extraordinary vacancies will hold office until the conclusion of the 2019 Hui-a-Tau (November) and would be eligible to stand for a further three year term of office thereafter provided they continue to meet the eligibility criteria.
The Trust now calls for nominations to fill the two extraordinary vacancies. Nominations are open now and close at 12 noon on Wednesday 17 April 2019. Nominations must be made on the official nomination form below. Each nomination paper must be signed by one registered and verified adult member of the Iwi. Candidates should also submit a written profile statement and recent photograph. Further details about the election process are outlined in the information sheet below. If more than the required number of nominations are received, elections will be held by postal and internet voting and ballot box at the Hui-a-Iwi on Saturday 8 June. The Trust will give further notice of any election and the details of the Hui-a-Iwi after the nomination period has closed.