Claims Work

Claims Update

The Ngāti Hikairo claim has been heard by the Waitangi Tribunal.

The key messages Ngāti Hikairo attempted to convey were:

1.       Loss of land
2.       Taonga tuku iho – including the loss of te reo and tikanga through Crown attack
3.       Toitu te iwi – the need for the Crown to re-engage with Ngāti Hikairo as an iwi

Claims Team

The Claims Team currently consists of:

Moka Apiti  (Claim Manager)
Frank Thorne (Research Manager)
Terina Moke