On February 2 2021, the Minister for Treaty of Waitangi Negotiations announced the establishment of Tupu Tonu. Read the press release here.

Click here for the Tupu Tonu FAQs.

Click here to read the Tupu Tonu Statement of Intent for the period 1 July 2022 to 30 June 2026.

Read the Tupu Tonu Statement of Performance Expectations for 2022/23 here.

Click here to read the Tupu Tonu Annual Report for 2020/21.

Read the Tupu Tonu brochure here.


You can find background information on the Fund, and how it came to be established, on the New Zealand Government portal here:


The fund is a Crown-owned company. You can find out more about the Crown-owned companies on the Treasury website here:


Te Arawhiti, the Office for Māori Crown Relations, is the Crown policy agency responsible for monitoring Tupu Tonu. It is also the agency that supports the Crown in Treaty of Waitangi settlement negotiations. Click here for the Te Arawhiti website.