This Committee provides the framework for Waikato-Tainui, as trustee of the Waikato Raupatu River Trust, and the Waikato District Council to work together to give effect to the Waikato River Settlement.
The committee will meet at least twice each calendar year.
Co-Chairpersons: His Worship the Mayor Allan Sanson and Rukumoana Schaafhausen (Chair of Te Arataura)
Council Representatives: Cr Aksel Bech, Cr Janet Gibb, Cr Lisa Thomson, Cr Jacqui Church (alternate).
Trust Representatives: Patience Te Ao, Hinerangi Raumati-Tuu'a, (Vacancy), Tahi Rangiawha (alternate).
For more information you can contact the Democracy Team on any matters relating to the Waikato Raupatu River Trust and Waikato District Council Co-Governance Joint Committee.