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Here you'll find all you need to know about the 2022 Te Tatau o Te Arawa election.

Kōrero Tūāpapa | Background

2022 marks the third triennial Te Tatau o Te Arawa election.

The Te Arawa Partnership is an initiative that strengthens the relationship, collaboration and involvement of Te Arawa with the Rotorua Lakes Council. The partnership model was adopted by Council on 26 May 2015.

Visit the tab below for all the details including the key dates for the 2022 Te Tatau o Te Arawa election.


Are you enrolled to vote?

Whānau, please register or check your details are up-to-date on the Te Arawa Register with Te Arawa Lakes Trust so that you can vote for the 2022 Te Tatau Board. 

Voting packs will be posted to registered members from 13 July. The last day you can register in time to vote is 3 August 2022. 

Please direct questions about your Te Arawa registration to Te Arawa Lakes Trust.

If you have any pātai about the 2022 Te Tatau Board election, please contact our manahautū, Jude Pani, on 027 294 5170 or by email:



Anyone wishing to vote in the Te Tatau o Te Arawa election must:

  • Be enrolled on the Te Arawa Lakes Trust Register and;
  • Be 18 years of age or over.

People not already enrolled on the register may do so by completing a registration form at least 5 days before voting closes.

Why is voting important?

For convenience, you can read the Election Guide document or Register to Vote by clicking on one of the following button.