The Government is seeking feedback on the Māori Community Development Act.  This includes feedback on:

  • The future of the New Zealand Māori Council;
  • Options to improve arrangements for Māori Wardens; and
  • The provisions relating to Community Officers.

Written feedback is required to be submitted by 5pm on Monday 30 September 2013 to or to Māori Community Development Act 1962 Consultation, C/- Te Puni Kokiri, Freepost 157031, P O Box 3943, Wellington, 6140

If you have any questions about the Māori Community Development Act, or would like assistance in preparing a submission, please contact Peter Johnston on 04 4736850 or email