Ngati Kakukura Hāpu o Whare o Uenuku, Pukerangiora, Puketapu, Hinetua/Nuku,Tuiti (aka renamed by Gov.Grey Otaraura 1860's Waitara War), Rahiri Hāpu - Ngātiawa Iwi ki Kapiti te Takutai - 1818-2016 - DID NOT CEDE SOVEREIGNTY TO THE CROWN WHEN OUR TUPUNA TANE ME WAHINE SIGNED 1840 TREATY OF WAITANGI. AT "WAIKANAE, WHAREROA, OTAKI, WAIWHETU, PONEKE! ---- Ngātiawa VERSUS Crown Entity 1990 Te Atiawa ki Whakarongotai Iwi WAI 88
Greater Wellington Regional Council stated a couple of weeks ago to Te Atiawa Ki Whakarongotai Marae Trustees and Atiawa Ki Whakarongotai Charitable Trust - Trustees that the Chariable Trust (AWCT) is NO LONGER the ONE STOP for the Regional Council.
A first, understandable AWCT does not have any beneficiaries and is non-transparent. Has been since Runanga constitution was changed in 2002 and adopted by AWCT on registration.