To re-invigorate Ngāti Maru as a commercial community within the Taranaki and NZ economy.
To secure a cash quantum and commercial assets which are durable and enable Ngāti Maru to sustain ourselves into the future.
To ensure that our Ngāti Maru post-settlement entity is resourced to achieve it’s aspirations:
We will implement robust commercial modelling and design; and effective implementation.
The commercial entity, Te Pakihi o Maru is established with interim transition directors in place.
$30,000,000 quantum negotiated.
Fifty percent of the quantum ($15,000,000 received and is invested).
One Police station and one High School to be purchased by Ngāti Maru and leased back to the Crown.
Te Pakihi Directors will continue to investigate opportunities on behalf of the iwi.
22 October 2020.
Holden Hohaia – Chairman, Te Rūnanga o Ngāti Maru Trust
Anaru Marshall – Te Rūnanga o Ngāti Maru Lead Negotiator