This event page records upcoming hearings and in person judicial conferences for the Waitangi Tribunal. These are updated on a regular basis.

Te Rohe Pōtae: Judicial Conference

  • Tribunal: Deputy Chief Judge Fox (Presiding Officer), Sir Hirini Moko-Mead, Professor Pou Temara, Dr Aroha Harris, Mr John Baird
  • Date: 26 February 2018
  • Venue:  Te Wānanga o Aotearoa, Mangakōtukutuku Campus
  • Contact:  For further information, please do not hesitate to email Inquiry Supervisor, Jenna-Faith Allan at Jenna-Faith.Allan@justice.govt.nz 

Taihape ki Rangipō District Inquiry: Hearing Week 5

  • Tribunal: Judge Layne Harvey (Presiding Officer); Honourable Sir Douglas Kidd, Professor Pou Temara, Dr Angela Ballara, Dr Monty Soutar
  • Date: 5-9 March 2018
  • Venue:  Rata Marae, 47 Te Houhou Road, Hunterville 4787
  • Contact:  For further information, please do not hesitate to email Inquiry Facilitator, Sarah Miller at Sarah.Miller@justice.govt.nz

Ahuriri Hapū Deed of Settlement 

  • Mediators: Sir Hirini Moko-Mead, Mr Ron Crosby
  • Date: 16 March 2018
  • Venue:  Waitangi Tribunal Offices, Wellington
  • Contact:  For further information, please do not hesitate to email Inquiry Supervisor, Dr Matthew Cunningham at Matthew.Cunningham@justice.govt.nz

Ngāti Kahu Judicial Conference

  • Tribunal: Judge Carrie Wainwright (Presiding Officer), Dr Tom Roa, Dr Angela Ballara, Ms Tania Simpson
  • Date: 23-24 April 2018
  • Venue: Ramada Resort Reia, Taipa, Bay of Islands
  • Contact:  For further information, please do not hesitate to email WT.Registrar@justice.govt.nz

Ngā Hapū o Moutere o Mōtītī

  • Tribunal: Judge Miharo Armstrong (Presiding Officer), Dr Tom Roa, Dr Anne Parsonson, Ms Tania Simpson
  • Date: 14-18 May 2018
  • Venue: TBC
  • Contact:  For further information, please do not hesitate to email Inquiry Supervisor, Jenna-Faith Allan at Jenna-Faith.Allan@justice.govt.nz 

Porirua ki Manawatū District Inquiry: Upcoming 2018 hearings

Venues will be advised here on our website, and via memorandum-directions from the Presiding Officer, in due course.  

  • Hearing Week 1: 29 May – 1 June 2018
  • Hearing Week 2:  25-30 June 2018
  • Hearing Week 3:  20-24 August 2018
  • Contact:  For further information, please do not hesitate to email the Inquiry Facilitator, Aaron Randall at Aaron.Randall@justice.govt.nz

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