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Ministerial Portfolio

Māori Development

Minister:
Minister for Māori Development
Current Minister:
Hon Willie Jackson
Associate Minister:
Associate Minister for Māori Development
Current Associate Minister:
Hon Nanaia Mahuta
Description: 

Responsibilities include strengthening government policy to improve outcomes for iwi, hapū, and whānau Māori; strengthening the Crown’s relationships with iwi, hapū, and whānau Māori; and actively supporting the cultural, social, environmental, and economic aspirations of iwi, hapū, and whānau Māori.

Department: 

Te Puni Kōkiri (Ministry of Māori Development)

Crown entities: 

Te Reo Whakapuaki Irirangi (Māori Broadcasting Funding Agency)1
Te Taura Whiri I Te Reo Maori (Māori Language Commission)

PFA schedule organisations: 

Māori Trustee (Schedule 4)

Other organisations: 

Māori Purposes Fund Board
Māori Television Service
New Zealand Māori Council
Te Ohu Kai Moana (Treaty of Waitangi Fisheries Commission)
Waitangi Tribunal

Vote: 

Vote Māori Development

Legislation: 

Broadcasting Act 1989, Part 4A
Hauraki Māaori Trust Board Act 1988
Kaiapoi Māori Reserve Act 1905
Lake Waikaremoana Act 1971
Maniapoto Māori Trust Board Act 1988
Māori Affairs Restructuring Act 1989
Māori Community Development Act 1962
Māori Housing Act 1935
Māori Land Amendment and Māaori Land Claims Adjustment Act 1926
Māori Purposes Act 1931-1993
Māori Purposes Act 2011
Māori Purposes (Wi Pere Trust) Act 1991
Māori Purposes Fund Act 1934-35
Māori Reserved Land Act 1955
Māori Soldiers Trust Act 1957
Māori Television Service (Te Aratuku Whakaata Irirangi Maori) Act 2003
Māori Trust Boards Act 1955
Māori Trustee Act 1953
Māaori Vested Land Administration Act 1954
Mauao Historic Reserve Vesting Act 2008
Ministry of Māori Development Act 1991
Mokomoko (Restoration of Character, Mana and Reputation) Act 2013 Te Ture mō Mokomoko (Hei Whakahoki i te Ihi, te Mana, me te Rangatiratanga) 2013
New Zealand Māori Arts and Crafts Institute Vesting Act 2020
Orakei Act 1991
Tarawera Forest Act 1967
Tauranga Moana Trust Board Act 1981
Te Runanga o Ngati Whatua Act 1988
Te Ture mō te Reo Māori 2016/Māori Language Act 2016
Te Ture Whenua Maori Act 1993/Maori Land Act 1993
Treaty of Waitangi Act 1975
Whakarewarewa and Roto-a-Tamaheke Vesting Act 2009

1 Trades as Te Mangai Paho.

Last updated: 
Wednesday, 7 October 2020

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