The value of these relationships maybe realised across the following areas:
As our longer-term strategy emerges the role that other iwi can and may be willing to play will become clearer. In the meantime we intend to continue to build on the constructive relationships we already have.
An important, but self-contained take under this heading is the on-going discussions we are having with Ngāti Waewae in respect of arrangements that appropriately recognise Ngāti Apa ki te Rā Tō interests south of Kahurangi Point.
We intend to progress these discussions with a view to formalising arrangements that advance our agreement in principle that there should be a tangible acknowledgement of our interests in Kawatiri.
Within a year:
Within five years we will have: