Ngā Waihua o Paerangi

The Ngāti Rangi Trust (the Trust) was established on 2 March 1992.

On 1 March 2013, Ngāti Rangi gave the Trust a mandate to negotiate a deed of settlement with the Crown.

Settlement negotiations between the Crown and representatives of Ngāti Rangi in relation to the historical Treaty of Waitangi claims of Ngāti Rangi took place between 2014 and 2017.

By deed of settlement, Rukutia Te Mana, dated 10 March 2018, Ngāti Rangi and the Crown agreed the terms of the settlement of the historical Treaty of Waitangi claims of Ngāti Rangi.

As part of the Ngāti Rangi settlement, Te Tōtarahoe o Paerangi Trust was established by deed of trust dated 9 March 2018 as the entity to implement the terms of Rukutia Te Mana, and receive and manage the settlement redress, on behalf and for the benefit of Ngāti Rangi.

On the 15th of September 2018 and by resolution of the Board Members dated 27 November 2018, the name Ngāti Rangi Trust was changed to Ngā Waihua o Paerangi Trust.