- What is the criteria for this Home Ownership Programme?
A. To be eligible to register you must be a registered member with Tūwharetoa Settlement Trust
- Can Papakāinga apply?
A. Yes, on the basis that individuals are registered with Tūwharetoa Settlement Trust and can evidence ownership – a separate application form will need to be completed to confirm eligibility.
- Does Tūwharetoa Settlement Trust provide funding?
A. The Trust is not providing funding, but Kaiarahi will provide advice and advocacy on the requirements for home ownership.
- Q. Is this available to members living outside of Taupo and Turangi.
A. Yes, register with the Home Ownership Programme for one of our Kaiarahi to make contact and discuss your needs. Our Kaiarahi are based in Taupō so this will happen remotely, via email, phone call or Zoom meeting.
- Q. Does this programme include education on how to own your own home?
A. Yes, register under the Home Ownership Programme for one of our Kaiarahi to make contact and discuss your needs. We will develop a plan including education for everything you need to know to own your own home.