Te Tai Pari tiakitanga

Te Tai Pari Trust

The New Plymouth District Council (Waitara Lands) Act 2018 established Te Tai Pari Trust. The purpose of the Trust is to distribute the annual release from the Waitara Perpetual Community Fund for each financial year.

Applications for funding open 7 November 2022 and close on 10 February 2023. Applicants will be informed of the outcome before 15 March 2023.

Funding projects must be based within the official Waitara boundary, which can be found in the Act.

Te Tai Pari Trust Application Form

Te Tai Pari Trust Funding Policy

NPDC and Te Kōwhatu Tū Moana (TKTM) each select three board members and an alternate. Each member holds office for a term not exceeding three years.

The current members of Te Tai Pari Trust are:

  • Darrel Nicholas - Chairperson (NPDC)
  • Moana Denness (TKTM Alternate)
  • Donna Eriwata (TKTM)
  • Mawhaturia White (TKTM)
  • Graham Armstrong (NPDC)
  • Marion James (NPDC)
  • Pat Bodger (TKTM)
  • Vacant (NPDC) - Alternate Member

(Expressions of interest for this vacancy close on 20 December 2022.

Please contact julie.straka@npdc.govt.nz if you are interested in applying.)


Contact Te Tai Pari Trust