The Tapuika Iwi Authority and Tapuika Fisheries Trust elections have been concluded with confirmation that
- There was only one nomination for each of the trustee positions available.
- Jo'el Komene, Hori Ahomiro, Vance Skudder and Rawiri Biel are returned as trustees for their respective hapū.
- Ashley Biel takes up the trustee position which became vacant with Bryce Kihirini's resignation.
Nau mai hoki mai, nau mai haere mai.
The current trustees are:
- Ngati Tuheke: Kramer Ronaki, Jo'el Komene
- Ngati Moko: Hori Ahomiro, Ashley Biel
- Ngati Marukukere: Raiha Biel, Vance Skudder
- Ngati Kuri: Tamaku Pau'u, Rawiri Biel
- Northern Taurahere Trustee: Witeri Williams (Chair)
- Central North Island Taurahere Trustee: Vacant
- South Island Taurahere Trustee: Ateremu McNeill (Interim Deputy Chair)