This briefing paper outlines:

  • Key Te Tiriti o Waitangi/Treaty of Waitangi (Treaty) principles as expressed in Waitangi Tribunal reports
  • Recent Cabinet guidance on the Treaty and how it should be used to inform Government legislative and policy drafting;
  • An example considering how The Waitangi Tribunal expected Treaty principles to be applied within public sector frameworks, set out in the Hauora Report;
  • An example of consultation methodologies outlined in publicly available materials within the welfare and justice sectors, outlined in Puao-Te-Ata-Tu.

Briefing Paper - TOW and Maori Consultation

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