News & Events
Posted 25 October 2022
Notice of 2022
Trustee Election Results
I, Sarah Kessell (Returning Officer) hereby give notice of the results of the election for four new trustees of the Te Uri o Hau Settlement Trust, held 22 September 2022 for Otamatea and Waihaua Marae and 17 October 2022 for Oruawharo and Waikaretu Marae.
AOTEAROA MARAE, OTAMATEA
Debbie Dawson-Renahan 22
Reno Skipper 73
Invalid votes 36
WAIHAUA MARAE, ARAPAOA
Taiawhio Wati (sole nominee)
RANGIMARIE MARAE, ORUAWHARO
Georgina Connelly (sole nominee)
WAIKARETU MARAE, POUTO
Joesephine Nathan 54
Malcolm Welsh 63
Invalid votes 30
As from 27 October 2022, the eight trustees of the Te Uri o Hau Settlement Trust will be Henry Holyoake and Malcolm Welsh (for Waikaretu Marae), Antony Thompson and Taiawhio Wati (for Waihaua Marae), Raniera Pene and Georgina Connelly (for Oruawharo Marae) and Albert Shelford and Reno Skipper (for Otamatea Marae).
A candidate may apply in writing for a recount (to the address below) within three working days of the publication of this notice provided that candidate requires less than 50 further votes to be elected.
Sarah Kessell (Returning Officer)
Te Uri o Hau Settlement Trust
PO Box 1976
Posted 14 October 2022
Result of Annual General Meeting
Vote to Amend Trust Deed
Following the Annual General Meeting of Te Uri o Hau Settlement Trust on 24 September 2022, notice is hereby given of the result of the vote two (2) proposed amendments to the Trust Deed.
Removes the obligatory requirement of the Trustees to produce consolidated half-yearly reports of the operations of the Trust and its sub-trusts (Refer Clause 9.3) ACCEPTED
Removes the obligatory requirement of the Trustees of the various sub-trusts of the Trust to produce half yearly reports of the operations of the sub-trusts (Refer Clause 5.2.2) ACCEPTED
The Trustees, Te Uri o Hau Settlement Trust
Posted 28 July 2022
Te Uri o Hau Settlement Trust (the Trust)
Notice of Election of Trustees
for Waikaretu & Oruawharo
As at 5pm Friday 22 July 2022 no nominations were received for Waikaretu Marae and Oruawharo Marae. As a result of not receiving a nomination for Waikaretu or Oruawharo I hereby invite again nominations for the election of two (2) new trustees of the Te Uri o Hau Settlement Trust. Nominations must be made on the form available from the Trust’s office at 2/5 Hunt Street, Whangarei during the hours of 9:00am to 4:00pm any business day or on request by phoning Toni Wirihana (09) 4597001. Requirements for Trustee eligibility will be provided with the nomination forms.
One trustee will be elected from each of the four (4) Ancestral Marae; Oruawharo, Otamatea, Waihaua and Waikaretu. A postal ballot will be held if more than one valid nomination is received. Each new trustee will serve two consecutive terms of three (3) years each. According to the Trust Deed, the following trustees will automatically be re-elected for a further three (3) year term – Henry Anthony Holyoake (Waikaretu Marae), Raniera Wiremu Te Reo o Te Ao Marama Pene (Oruawharo Marae), Albert Shelford (Otamatea Marae) and Antony Thompson (Waihaua Marae)
Nominations close 4pm, Monday 29 August 2022.
The Returning Officer will post ballot papers to every adult Te Uri o Hau registered on the beneficiary roll for Waikaretu and Oruawharo one month after the date nominations close.
Postal elections will close 4pm, Monday 17th October 2022.
Any Te Uri o Hau 18 years or over may nominate another adult Te Uri o Hau registered with the same Ancestral Marae and recorded on the Trust's beneficiary roll. The beneficiary roll is open for inspection at the Trust's office at 2/5 Hunt Street, Whangarei during the hours of 9:00am to 4:00pm any business day, office phone (09) 459 7001.
Te Uri o Hau Settlement Trust
PO Box 1976
Mobile: (027) 588 1860
Posted 23 March 2022
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