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Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga

The Ministry manages the Crown relationship with Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga, administering its funding and Board appointments, monitoring its reporting and performance measures.

Contact details

[email protected]

Tel (04) 472 4341

Postal Address – PO Box 2629, Wellington, 6140

Board Membership (expiry term in brackets):

Hon. Marian Hobbs - Chair (June 2022)

Sir John Clarke (Nov 2022)

Chris Cochran (July 2021)

Kim Ngarimu (July 2021)

David Nicoll (July 2021)

Bryce Barnett (July 2021)

Materoa Dodd (July 2023)

Keita Kohere (July 2022)

Māori Heritage Council - Te Kaunihera Māori o te Pouhere Taonga (expiry term in brackets):

Members of the Council are appointed by the Minister for Arts, Culture and Heritage after consultation with the Minister of Māori Development and the Board.

Sir John Clarke - Chair (Nov 2022)

Patrick McGarvey (May 2022)

Kim Ngarimu (July 2021)

Dame Naida Glavish (June 2021)

Paul White (July 2021)

Liz Mellish (July 2021)

Chris Cochran (July 2021)

Materoa Dodd (July 2023)

Related links

Heritage New Zealand website

Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga Act 2014

Ministry for Culture and Heritage annual reports

Ministry for Culture and Heritage agency boards and nominations


Updated on 13th August 2021