At the close date of 25 October 2019, the following number of nominations were received for the marae representative positions:


Marae Forms Received Valid Forms Invalid Forms
Tangata 1 1 0
Rengarenga 2 1 1
Mōkai 1 1 1
Whakamārama 2 2 0
Ūkaipō 2 2 0


Congratulations to the successful nominees below who will start their 3-year terms from 10 December 2019


Marae Nominees
Tangata Te Ao o te Rangi Apaapa
Rengarenga Stephen Oxenham
Mōkai Vanessa Eparaima


As more than the required number of valid nominations were received for the following marae representative positions a postal vote will open from Sunday 3rd November 2019.


Marae Nominees
Whakamārama Kataraina Hodge and Marion Hohepa
Ūkaipō Cheryl Pakuru and Stirling Henare


Those adult members, 18 years and over, that affiliate to the marae in the election process are eligible to vote.


The RST Tribal Register is the official data base for the voting process. Voting papers will be issued to the last known address of those adult members on the Tribal Register. If you do not receive a voting pack please contact our office to check your address details.


If you are not registered, you may register and vote by requesting a registration form and special voting form. Votes will count if your registration details are verified.


Completed voting forms must be received at our Tokoroa office by 5.00pm Friday 29 November 2019. An external Returning Officer will be appointed to manage this process.


For voting enquiries, please contact Kim Blomfield, or for tribal registration enquiries please contact Thelma Reti, on or 0800 RAUKAWA (0800 728 5292)


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