Our People

Meet our people and partners, who work with the EPA to provide Māori perspectives and assist engagement with iwi.

Ngā Kaihautū Tikanga Taiao is the EPA's Māori advisory committee. Te Herenga is our network of kaitiaki and environmental resource managers, and Kaupapa Kura Taiao is our Māori Policy and Operations Group.

He Whetū Mārama

He Whetu Mārama is a framework that guides the Environmental Protection Authority in the undertaking of its statutory and other obligations to Māori.

He Whetū Mārama English (pdf 2MB)

He Whetū Mārama Te Reo Māori (pdf 2.7MB)

Te Herenga

Our National Māori Network, Te Herenga, is a forum for kaitiaki and environmental resource managers to come together and discuss important environmental issues.

Ngā Kaihautū Tikanga Taiao

Our Māori advisory committee, Ngā Kaihautū Tikanga Taiao, provides advice to the EPA to ensure Māori perspectives are taken into account.

Kaupapa Kura Taiao

We provide support and advice to iwi and applicants during the engagement process and raise awareness with iwi on how to engage and participate in the decision-…