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Public Notices



for Upokorehe Hapū, Whakatōhea Iwi Pursuant to Sec. 16 (2) of the Māori Trust Boards

Act 1955, if any member dies, or resigns, or is

removed from office, his office shall become vacant,

and the vacancy shall be deemed to be an

extraordinary vacancy.

BALLOT The Extraordinary Vacancy will be held by

ballot and is limited to beneficiaries registered on

the Trust Board Beneficiary Roll as Upokorehe,

selected as voting hapū, and 18 years or older.

Please ensure your details are up to date.

Whakatōhea Beneficiary Roll Beneficiaries who

are 18 years or older and are not enrolled should

complete a Whakatōhea Register of Beneficiaries

applica􀆟tion form to be included on the Beneficiaries

Roll. Applica􀆟 on forms can be accessed from the

website or at the Trust

Board Office, 122 St John Street, Ōpō􀆟tiki. NOMINATION FORMS These may be obtained

from the Trust Board office at 122 St John St,

Ōpō􀆟tiki. Nomina􀆟tion forms must be signed by

the person who is being nominated (candidate).

For those nomina􀆟ting an applicant, five (5) adult

enrolled beneficiaries must be registered under

the same vo􀆟ting hapū as the applicant. They

must complete the applica􀆟tion form, sign it, and

have those signatures witnessed and confirmed

as registered on the Beneficiary Roll by the Trust

Board Secretary. NOMINATIONS OPEN Nomina􀆟tions for the

extraordinary vacancy for membership of the

Whakatōhea Māori Trust Board open on

Friday,15th September 2023. CLOSING DATE The last day for receiving

nomina􀆟 ons is 4.30pm, Friday, 13th October 2023,

and must be addressed to The Board Secretary. NOMINATIONS RECEIVED In the event that there

are more valid nomina􀆟 ons received on the closing

date than there are vacancies to fi ll, vo􀆟 ng will

open on Friday, 27th October 2023, and close on

Friday, 24th November 2023. The Board Secretary

Whakatōhea Māori Trust Board

122 St John Street

PO Box 207, Ōpō􀆟 ki 3162

D Farrar, Board Secretary


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