Ngāti Tama ki Te Tau Ihu Deed of Settlement summary 20 Apr 2013
The Ngāti Tama ki Te Tau Ihu Deed of Settlement is the full and final settlement of all historical Treaty of Waitangi claims of Ngāti Tama ki Te Tau Ihu resulting from acts or omissions by the Crown prior to 21 September 1992, and is made up of a package that includes:
- an agreed historical account, Crown acknowledgements and apology to Ngāti Tama ki Te Tau Ihu
- cultural redress
- financial and commercial redress.
The benefits of the settlement will be available to all members of Ngāti Tama ki Te Tau Ihu wherever they may live.
The Ngāti Tama ki Te Tau Ihu settlement was negotiated alongside settlements with the other seven iwi with historical claims in Te Tau Ihu. Some redress in the Ngāti Tama ki Te Tau Ihu settlement is joint redress with other iwi or overlaps with redress in other Te Tau Ihu settlements. The settlement legislation to enact the Ngāti Tama ki Te Tau Ihu Deed of Settlement is drafted as part of an omnibus bill that will implement all Te Tau Ihu Treaty settlements.