(2017): This document provides information for councils and Māori when considering their arrangements to engage and work with each other.
(2015): The Freshwater Iwi Leaders Group, on behalf of the Iwi Chairs Forum, signed a Memorandum of Understanding with LGNZ to support and encourage strong relationships and collaboration between councils and iwi. Signed in Wellington, 6 August 2015.
(2011): Local Authorities and Māori - Case studies of local arrangements is an update of Co-Management: Case studies involving local authorities and Māori (2007) and is a tool for elected members and staff to learn from their colleagues in the local government sector.
(2007): Co-Management: Case studies involving local authorities and Māori provides in-depth case study examples of co-management of natural resources by councils and Māori.
(1997): Liaison and consultation with Tangata Whenua: A survey of local government practice was undertaken earlier this year to identify the range of ways that councils undertake iwi liaison and consultation is an excellent example of this type of work.
Te Maruata is a sub-committee of the National Council of LGNZ. It promotes increased representation of Māori as elected members, enhances Māori participation in LG processes, supports councils building relationships with Māori groups, and much more.