2020 Kaiwhakahaere & Deputy Kaiwhakahaere Elections – Nominations

Kia ora koutou

The period for nominations for Kaiwhakahaere and Deputy Kaiwhakahaere of Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu closed at 4:00pm, 4 September 2020.

I confirm that:

  • one person has been nominated for Kaiwhakahaere (being Lisa Tumahai) with 4 nominations; and
  • one person has been nominated for Deputy Kaiwhakahaere (being Matapura Ellison) with 4 nominations.

At Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu’s hui on 20 November 2020 a vote to appoint (or not) the nominees as Kaiwhakahaere and Deputy Kaiwhakahaere respectively for three further years will take place. All members of Ngāi Tahu Whānui are welcome to attend the hui when this vote takes place.

Please let me know if you have any questions.

Mō tātou

Arihia Bennett
Kaihautū | Chief Executive Officer