Māori land & Treaty

Find out about the Māori Land Court and get information about the Waitangi Tribunal and Treaty of Waitangi claims and settlements.

  • Māori Land Court »

    The Māori Land Court is a judicial forum where people who own or have an interest in Māori land can interact about the current and future use, ownership, occupation and/or management of Māori land.

  • Waitangi Tribunal »

    The Waitangi Tribunal makes recommendations on claims brought by Māori relating to Crown actions which breach the promises made in the Treaty of Waitangi.

  • Māori Crown Relations - Te Arawhiti »

    Visit the new home of the Office for Māori Crown Relations – Te Arawhiti. This departmental agency is responsible for Treaty Settlements, Takutai Moana (Marine and Coastal Area), Māori Crown Relations and Settlement Commitments.