The Ministry manages the Crown relationship with Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa (Te Papa), administering its funding and Board appointment, monitoring its reporting and performance measures.
Tel (04) 381 7000
Postal Address – PO Box 467, Wellington 6011
Board membership (expiry term in brackets*)
The board shall consist of no fewer than six and no more than eight members.
Dame Fran Wilde - Chair (31 Dec 2024)
Caren Rangi (31 Dec 2024)
Jacinta Ruru (30 Jun 2023)
Jackie Lloyd (30 Nov 2025)
Andy Lowe (30 Nov 2025)
Prof. Dame Juliet Gerrard (30 Apr 2023)
Tama Waipara (30 Nov 2025)
David Wilks (30 Nov 2025)
*Members are subject to a rollover of their term under section 32 of the Crown Entities Act 2004.
Updated on 20th January 2023