Public submissions are now open for Te Ture Whenua Māori Amendment Bill


Public submissions are now closed for Te Ture Whenua Maori (Succession, Dispute Resolution, and Related Matters) Amendment Bill.

If you would like to have your say, share your personal experiences about managing your whenua or comment on any of the proposed changes you have until Tuesday 26 November 2019 to file your submission.

You can file your submission to the Māori Affairs Select Committee in the following ways:

  • Online using the submission webform:
  • By post to:
    Māori Affairs Select Committee
    Select Committee Services
    Parliament Building
    Wellington 6160
  • Oral submission – if you wish to speak to your submission, remember to state this clearly on your submission.

If anyone is interested in discussing the Bill or if you have any questions about how the proposed changes may affect you or your whānau, please contact Miaana Patene from our Te tira hau ture(Maori legal services) team.

Contact Miaana

For initial release of the 'Introduction of Bill to amend Te Ture Whenua Maori Act 1993' blog please click here