Type of entity and legal basis
Te Kōhaka o Tūhaitara Trust was established to manage and administer the Recreation Reserve contained in the deed of interest of Ngāi Tahu Whanau and other New Zealanders in terms of the Reserves Act 1977. The Trust is a Waimakariri District Council, Council Controlled Organisation as defined under section 6 of the Local Government Act 2002.
The Trust received a Certificate of Registration under the Charities Act 2005 from the Charities Commission. The Trust is exempt from income tax under the Charities Act 2005.