Ngā Whakaritenga Whakaahuahanga Kaunihera ā-Rohe o Rotorua 2022 | Rotorua Lakes Council Representation Review 2022
Every six years councils are required by law (the Local Electoral Act 2001) to review the way their elected representation is arranged. This process is currently underway.
Te Tatau o Te Arawa is building momentum
The Te Arawa Partnership, between Te Arawa and Rotorua Lakes Council aims to strengthen both entities relationship with each other.
Te Tatau o Te Arawa, established in 2015, is on a mission to serve and represent Te Arawa whānui and to work in partnership with Rotorua Lakes Council to createand foster a high trust environment to achieve enhanced socio-economic and cultural prosperity for Te Arawa, for Māori and for the wider community in the Rotorua district.
In December 2015, following a robust 18 month process, the Rotorua community celebrated the inauguration of the Te Tatau o Te Arawa Board and the signing of the partnership agreement between Te Arawa and the Rotorua Lakes Council.
The agreement embodies the intention of Te Arawa and Rotorua Lakes Council to establish an enduring partnership which creates a future that benefits the community as a whole.