The Rotorua Te Arawa Lakes Strategy Group is the overarching management group made up of representatives from Bay of Plenty Regional Council, Te Arawa Lakes Trust and Rotorua District Council.
It coordinates policy and actions to improve the Rotorua lakes. The committee is now established in law, as part of the Te Arawa Lakes Settlement, for coordinated management of the Rotorua lakes.
See the Office of Treaty Settlements website for:
- Te Arawa Lakes Deed to Amend
- Te Arawa Lakes Schedule
- Te Arawa Lakes Settlement Summary
A Memorandum of Understanding has been developed between the Crown, Rotorua Lakes Strategy Group consisting of Te Arawa Lakes Trust, Rotorua District Council and Bay of Plenty Regional Council to assist the four partners in addressing the future of the Rotorua Lakes - in relation to the objective of maintaining or improving the water quality of the Rotorua Lakes through the Rotorua Lakes Protection and Restoration Action Programme.
Terms of reference
- Rotorua Te Arawa Lakes Strategy Group Terms of Reference adopted by Council 15 November 2016.
- Pou Takiwaiora (Independent Chairperson) Sir Toby Curtis
|Te Arawa Lakes Trust||
|Rotorua Lakes Council||
||Deputy Mayor David Donaldson|
|Bay of Plenty Regional Council||
Councillor Tīpene Marr
|Ministry for the Environment||