What we do

Nga Potiki Education Authority 

Works in partnership with the Ministry of Education, tertiary providers, schools and early learning centers to support whanau in order to produce excellent educational outcomes for tamariki mokopuna.

Resource Management Unit

Celebrates, protects and preserves Nga Potiki cultural landscapes and seascapes, being integral to Nga Potiki history and cultural identity and interfaces with local government and private developers with respect to RMA matters. 

Te Ara Poutama Maori & Pasifika Trade Training Consortia

Provides for and oversees the delivery of trade training opportunities into Tauranga moana as part of a consortia with the Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology, Pacific Island Community Trust (Tauranga) and local industry.

The consortium is funded directly by the Tertiary Education Commission and is in the process of amalgamating with the Rotorua based Maori and Pasifika Trade Training Group.
 
Trade training particularly in carpentry linked to Nga Potiki home construction projects offers apprenticeship opportunities for rangatahi leading to exciting careers in the building industry.

Social Housing & Papakainga

Is responsible for the planning and implementation of social housing initiatives that provides for quality, warm and dry homes for whanau.
 At the same time plan for and pursue residential developments on treaty settlement lands. 

Business Development 

To Identify and pursue investment opportunities intended to achieve Nga Potiki economic development and employment goals.