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Responsibilities of Trustees of a Māori Trust

December 4, 2018 | Bryan Gilling

Being the trustee of a Māori land trust is hard work and trustees have many legally enforceable obligations. It is not a job for Aunty just because she is the whanau kuia or cousin only because...Read More

Which Māori Land Trust is best for your Whenua?

September 20, 2018 | Bryan Gilling

Māori land trusts must strike a balance between preserving the whenua for the future while at the same time unlocking its economic potential in the present. A range of unique land trusts can be...Read More

Marine and Coastal Area Applications

February 14, 2017 | Bryan Gilling

The deadline is approaching for marine and coastal area applications to be submitted to the Crown and/or the High Court. Under the Marine and Coastal Area (Takutai Moana) Act 2011, iwi, hapu or...Read More