1. Q. What is the criteria for this Repairs & Maintenance Programme?
A. A homeowner & registered with Tūwharetoa Settlement Trust
2. 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
3. Does Tūwharetoa Settlement Trust provide funding?
A. As this is a 12 month Pilot programme the Trust is not providing funding but Kaiarahi will provide advice and advocacy on other options available.
4. Q. I notice that you complete assessments within the Turangi, Taupo catchment does that mean that you don’t look at towns outside of this?
A. As this is a 12 month pilot programme we will start in these locations and hope to expand into other areas such as Taumarunui once all data has been collated and
capacity is available to increase into other locations.
5. Q. Does this programme include education on how to maintain your home?
A. Yes every 6 months the Trust will provide a 1 day workshop for registered members to learn low-cost/no-cost options to maintain your home to reduce repairs required.