Ngati Hau Treaty Claims

Treaty of Waitangi Claims

The Ngati Hau claims team is headed by Te Raa Nehua. The team is based at the Whakapara Marae and can be contacted on 09 4339734 or

The team is working on collecting evidence to support the claims. If you have any stories of things you remember or that you were told (loss of language, lands, water ways, traditional food gathering places) or written evidence please contact the team. 

Benjamin Pitman has joined the team, he was elected as the Ngati Hau hapū kaikorero for Tuhoronuku (refer to the Tuhoronuku page for updates). 


The latest letter (26 June 2013) from Ministers Finlayson and Sharples in regard to the Tuhoronuku mandate proposal. This letter was presented to the Te Kotahitanga o nga Hapu Ngapuhi hui held earlier today at the Otiria marae. Here



Ngati Hau Treaty Claims update 12 Feb 2014

Crown memorandum 28 Feb 2013

Documents from Kotahitanga hui 27 February 2013

Part 1 Amended Statement of claims filed September 2011

Part 2 Statement of claims filed September 2011

Generic statement of claims February 2012


Page last updated 18 Oct 2014