Waihōpai Rūnaka Incorporated – notice of intention to hold a postal ballot

Waihōpai Rūnaka Incorporated wishes to inform current and potential members of the rūnanga of its intention to conduct a postal ballot for the purposes of electing the members of the Waihōpai Rūnaka Appointment Committee. Once elected, the Appointment Committee will be responsible for appointing the Representative and Alternate Representative of the rūnanga to represent the interests of the rūnanga at meetings of Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu.

Please note only those people who have established their entitlement to be members of the rūnanga before 5pm on 29 July will receive voting papers for this postal ballot, therefore all persons eligible to become a member of the rūnanga are encouraged to apply to be registered with Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu. Members of the rūnanga who have previously been registered are encouraged to ensure that their contact details as held by Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu are correct.

Appointment Committee Nominations
Waihōpai Rūnaka is also calling for nominations for the Appointment Committee. You can contact the Waihōpai rūnaka office on 03 216 9074, fax 03 216 9916 or
email [email protected] for information regarding criteria and nomination forms. Written forms and requirements are to be received before 5pm, on 29 July, to Waihōpai Rūnaka office, PO Box 7017, Invercargill 9812.