Māori land

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Gaining permission to access Māori land?

Māori land is privately-owned land and does not have public access rights. Permission must be sought from the owners or those authorised by them.

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Helping Māori to access wāhi tapu

Māori have expressed concern that they sometimes find it difficult to obtain access to wāhi tapu (sacred places) on private land.

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Roadways over Māori land

Want to find out about roadways over Māori land? Like more information about how they are created, who is responsible for them and the differences for public access?

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