Te Ohu Taiao (Resource Management Unit) is the environmental hub for Te Runanga o Ngāi Te Rangi. It strives to uphold the vision of the Iwi, with specific reference to kaitiakitanga and the environment for our people. Our range of responsibilities includes; involvement in resource consent applications; monitoring projects including earthworks, water quality and cultural sensitivity; legislative development in the form of Iwi & Hapū Management Plans; Hapū representation on Te Roopu Kaitiaki Taiao; and iwi representation on environmental based council forums.
The objective of this unit is to boost the Kaitiakitanga, Matauranga, Kotahitanga and Rangatiratanga of nga Hapu to empower Ngāi Te Rangi Iwi.
Te Ohu Taiao has a variety of equipment, services and resources available to assist our Hapū and Whanau.
Hapū Management Plans
Water Quality Testing
Natural Biodiversity Assessment
Basic Legal Provisions