Crown-Māori Relations

Matauranga Māori in the Media

  • Published: 16 January 2024

An in-depth understanding of the implications and significance of media’s treatment of mātauranga Māori.

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The Section 8I Report 2022

  • Published: 06 September 2023

A report on the progress made on implementation of Waitangi Tribunal recommendations to the Crown for the period 1 July 2021 to 30 June 2022.

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Long-term Insights Briefing 2023

  • Published: 23 August 2023

The Public Service Act 2020 requires all department chief executives to publish a Long-term Insights Briefing at least once every three years. Our LTIB presents a series of evidence-based scenarios depicting whānau wellbeing and contemplating a medium to long-term future as seen through a Māori lens. The LTIB is an opportunity to enhance public conversations about long-term issues and to meaningfully contribute to future decision-making.

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Waitangi Tribunal Claims Update

  • Published: 18 July 2022

Section 8I Report 1 July 2020 To 30 June 2021

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The Section 8I Report 2020

  • Published: 02 February 2021

A report on the progress made on implementation of Waitangi Tribunal recommendations to the Crown. For the period 1 July 2019 – 30 June 2020.

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Wai 262: Te Pae Tawhiti - Targeted Engagement Report

  • Published: 03 March 2020

Targeted Engagement Report - Preliminary Proposals for Crown Organisation

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Wai 262 - Te Pae Tawhiti

  • Published: 28 August 2019

The role of the Crown and Māori in making decisions about taonga and mātauranga Māori. Preliminary proposals for Crown organisation.

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The Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (EMRIP) Advisory Note

  • Published: 12 August 2019

Advisory Note dated 14 July 2019 from the United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, The Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (EMRIP) on the Country Engagement Mission (8 – 13 April 2019) – New Zealand

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Agreement to provide a statutory pardon for Rua Kēnana

  • Published: 18 September 2017

An agreement paving the way for a statutory pardon for Tūhoe prophet and leader Rua Kēnana has been signed by the Crown and his descendants and Ngā Toenga o ngā Tamariki a Iharaira me ngā uri o Maungapōhatu.

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Summary of oral and written submissions in response to proposed changes to the Māori Community Development Act 1962

  • Published: 21 July 2014

Te Puni Kōkiri received feedback on options in its discussion paper through the 20 public consultation hui held throughout the country in September 2013 and through 86 unique written submissions and 1,193 form submissions. Te Puni Kōkiri has produced a summary report which outlines the key themes expressed through the consultation.

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Effectiveness for Māori publication suite

  • Published: 13 June 2014

This suite of publications introduces the Effectiveness for Māori Framework, including an explanatory resource, and case study. These publications build on findings from Te Puni Kōkiri’s literature review Measuring Performance and Effectiveness for Māori: Key themes from the literature.

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He kai kei aku ringa – The Crown-Māori Economic Growth Partnership

  • Published: 28 March 2013

The Māori Economic Development Strategy and Action Plan, He kai kei aku ringa, provides a blueprint for a productive, innovative, and export-orientated Māori economy that will support better paying jobs and higher living standards. The Māori Economic Development Panel produced two documents:

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Building Relationships for Effective Engagement with Māori

  • Published: 01 January 2006

Explains how and why to engage with Māori as part of a policy process. 2 pages.

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He Tirohanga o Kawa ki te Tiriti o Waitangi

  • Published: 01 January 2001

This guide has been prepared as a resource for policy analysts who are called upon to formulate policy and advise on the application of the Treaty principles.

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