The Tūwharetoa Settlement Trust is calling for nominees for a trustee from the Tai Tonga Ward.
The hapū from the Tai Tonga Ward are; Ngāti Hikairo, Ngāti Waewae, Ngāti Tamakopiri, Ngāti Whitikaupeka, and Ngāti Whititama.
The nomination form is available on the Tūwharetoa Settlement Trust website or you can obtain a nomination form at the Tūwharetoa Settlement Trust offices. Nominations will close at 12noon on Friday, 4 September 2015.
The Ward Trustee appointment process requires the hapū from the Tai Tonga Ward to approve the nominees prior to the Ward election.
The hapū from the Tai Tonga Ward hui-a-hapū are to be held on:
Date: Saturday, 5 September 2015
Venue: Otukou Marae
Address: 75 Otukou Road (off SH47), Rotoaira, 3382
Date: Sunday, 6 September 2015
Venue: Tokorangi Marae
Address: 817 Tokorangi Road, Feilding
All nominees are expected to attend to either Tai Tonga Ward hui-a-hapū.
If more than two nominations are approved at the above hui-a-hapū, an election will be required to determine the successful nominee. In this event, voting papers will be mailed to the adult registered members by Monday, 14 September 2015 and voting will close on Friday, 2 October 2015.
For further information on the nomination and election process, please contact
Tūwharetoa Settlement Trust
81 Horomatangi Street
PO Box 1845
Phone: (07) 378 6793 or 0800 tuwharetoa (889427862)
Posted: Thu 13 Aug 2015