The Ruapehu District Maori Council (RDMC) is intended to be a collective of nine representatives from the three main iwi within the Ruapehu District being:
• Southern Iwi.
The current appointed representatives to the RDMC are:
Maniapoto (Te Koura Putaro)
Maniapoto (Te Iningārangi)
Vivienne Hoeta - Councillor
Maniapoto (Tuhua Hikurangi RMC)
Jo Tocker - Iwi Liaison Officer, Ruapehu District Council
Ngāti Hari and Ngāti Hikairo.
Jo is a member of Council's Policy and Planning Team. She provides liasion and logistical support between RDMC and RDC. Please note that in her RDMC liaison position she does not have a representative role for Ngāti Hari and Ngāti Hikairo.
Jo can be contacted on 07 895 8188, 06 385 8364 or email.