Te Pumautanga o Te Arawa (TPT) is a post-Settlement governance entity. It was formed on 1 December 2006 to receive, hold and manage the assets negotiated on behalf of the eleven Te Arawa iwi and hapū that it represents (known as the Affiliates). Each Affiliate has their own organisation and trustees to govern their own affairs as respective hapū and iwi. Elections for Affiliate representatives to the TPT board take place every three years and are managed by the Affiliate organisations.
Our eleven Affiliates represent approximately 26,000 people and 30 marae. They are: