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Ministerial Portfolio

Māori Development

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

Crown entities: 

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

PFA schedule organisations: 

Maori Trustee (Schedule 4)

Other organisations: 

Maori Purposes Fund Board
Maori Television Service

New Zealand Maori Council
Te Ohu Kai Moana (Treaty of Waitangi Fisheries Commission)
Waitangi Tribunal

Vote: 

Vote Maori Development

Legislation: 

Broadcasting Act 1989, Part 4A
Hauraki Maori Trust Board Act 1988
Kaiapoi Māori Reserve Act 1905
Lake Waikaremoana Act 1971
Maniapoto Maori Trust Board Act 1988
Maori Affairs Restructuring Act 1989
Maori Community Development Act 1962
Maori Housing Act 1935
Maori Land Amendment and Maori Land Claims Adjustment Act 1926
Māori Language Act 2016 Te Ture mō te Reo Māori 2016
Maori Purposes Act 1931-1985
Maori Purposes Act 1993
Māori Purposes Act 2011
Maori Purposes (Wi Pere Trust) Act 1991
Maori Purposes Fund Act 1934-35
Maori Reserved Land Act 1955
Maori Soldiers Trust Act 1957
Maori Television Service (Te Aratuku Whakaata Irirangi Maori) Act 2003
Maori Trust Boards Act 1955
Maori Trustee Act 1953
Maori Vested Land Administration Act 1954
Mauao Historic Reserve Vesting Act 2008
Ministry of Maori 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
Orakei Act 1991
Tarawera Forest Act 1967
Tauranga Moana Trust Board Act 1981
Te Runanga o Ngati Whatua Act 1988
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: 
Thursday, 12 October 2017

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